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DIY Guide: How To Build Your Own Small Solar System

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Why Build A Small Solar System?

Load shedding again or a power failure exactly when you’re working on your PC or watching an episode of your soapy? A small solar system would give you just the perfect remedy, compensating for ESKOM’s every whim.

Currently solar energy generation is usually associated with huge installations. They provide houses or entire complexes with hot water and/or electricity at least partially or intermittently. But solar energy can also be used by small ‘island’-type solar systems, installed in your back yard or even on your balcony. It’s not difficult to assemble those systems by DIY. Size, capacities and performance you can pinpoint in detail according to your practical needs and your budget.

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