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Re: Solar power ~ no more running the engine

Some good points indeed.

I suppose of you approach it from the other direction (looking for where power can be saved) as well as how to create it then a compromise could be found.

If for example I were to:
  • have a couple of extra batteries
  • Daily exercise on a pedal powered generator instead of my daily run
  • a couple of good solar panels
  • use iPad instead of 27inch iMac
  • led lighting
  • low power fridge
  • ...and finally accept the fact that I might occasionally need to use the engine!

Then that could be a happy compromise

Last edited by DavidB.UK; 06-18-2012 at 01:21 PM.
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