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Best Camping Solar Panel Solution: Getaway Magazine

Best Camping Solar Panel Solution: Getaway Magazine

Getaway Magazine recently tested a number of top portable rugged camping solar panel solutions fit for the wildest of the wild camping. Getaway named Flexopower’s Kalahari-158 foldable solar panel the best product out of those tested. Flexopower’s camping solar solutions include the Desert series rollable kit, the Atacama series foldable compact lightweight camping solar kits, as well as the Namib Rooftop semi-flexible robust solar solution. The Desert and Atacama series kits include solar solutions with rated output of 79 Watt at 4.1 A (19.2 V charging voltage, 158 Watt at 8.2 A (19.2 V charging voltage) and 237 Watt at...

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Mobile Solar Powered Office – Ekurhuleni Municipality

Mobile Solar Powered Office – Ekurhuleni Municipality

Flexopower Fits 3 Vehicles With Mobile Solar Powered Offices Flexopower has designed and fitted three Ekurhuleni Municipality vehicles with mobile solar powered offices. This project forms part of the Ekurhuleni Municipality sustainable energy plan. Each of the three vehicles uses solar power technology to support a fully functioning internet connected mobile office. The mobile offices are capable of running 5 laptops, lights, a PA system, an internet modem, a credit card swipe machine and laser printer. 2 x 120A/h AGM Gel deep cycle batteries 2 x 145W Namib glued onto the roof 1 x IBS dual battery system 1 x...

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Samsung Africa launches solar-powered Internet schools

Samsung Africa launches solar-powered Internet schools

Technology giant Samsung Africa has geared itself to increase accessibility to education and connectivity across Africa through the launch of its Solar Powered Internet School model at the Samsung Engineering Academy, in Boksburg, east of Johannesburg, last month. A world first, the exclusively solar-powered mobile and completely independent classroom is designed particularly for use in remote rural areas with limited or no access to electricity. The Solar Powered Internet School model tackles one of Africa’s biggest economic challenges, namely electricity supply. On average, less than 25% of rural areas on the continent benefit from electricity, resulting in isolated communities with...

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Avis Safari Rental uses Flexopower Solar Solutions

Avis Safari Rental uses Flexopower Solar Solutions

Avis Safari Rental uses Flexopower solar solutions to power their newly introduced line of luxury safari camper vehicles. Each vehicle is fully furnished with latest eco-friendly equipment. This includes a pop-up tent, stability program, tyre pressure monitoring systems, a fully fitted kitchen with fridge, gas cooker, pantry and bar point, 270 degree shading, safari linen, towels and a pneumatic vehicle jack. The Flexopower state-of-the-art Namib 145 rooftop solar charging system will ensure that your vehicle battery is fully charged at all times and your drinks are served cold. The Avis luxury safari vehicles provide a hassle free affordable adventure into...

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Partial shading, devastating for glass panels

Partial shading, devastating for glass panels

In real life situations solar panels are often exposed to shading. The worst of them is partial shading, good examples are shading from tree branches, bird droppings, leafs, worst because you believe your panel is still charging the battery as there is sun on the panel. The reality is different. Partial shading affects glass panels the most, their output drops substantially. Flexopower panels are also affected, however their output from partial shading is miles ahead. We compared a 85W SolarWorld and a 79W Flexopower panel. Both are high quality products and have similar power specs. We covered 10% of its...

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