5 Things You Need for Solar Energy

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Have you considered using solar power to cut your electric bill or to go off the grid altogether? There are a lot of things to consider but we are going to focus on 5 main things you need to have on hand if you are going to start harnessing the power of the sun. 

Solar Panels

Obviously, you are going to need some way of harnessing the suns power if you hope to harness solar energy. The solar panels of today have changed a lot from those of years past. You can also make your own solar panels, while this takes some learning and some more spare materials, you can create your own and its a skill that could go a long way some day! 

Batteries 

While the sun offers us to power all day, you need a vessel to store that energy or when the sun moves off of your panels the lights will go out. You need to invest in high-quality batteries that

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