The benefits of solar power
Taking advantage of the sun. (Photo Credits)
Solar power is one of the cleanest energy source, and more people are now harnessing its many benefits.
By using solar powered appliances, an individual does not only save on utility expenses, he also reduces his carbon footprint.
This table for instance, which has been featured over at Magazine-MN not only serves as a table but also as a device charger.
“Thanks to this technology, Current Table is able to harvest energy from indirect light indoors. This energy can be used to charge home appliances such as phone or laptop since the table comes with built-in USB port and battery that stores energy.”
Take a look at it here.
The Carribean News Service meantime featured solar appliances that are both very efficient and green.
“Using the power of the sun to cook food has been around since the mid-1700s, but it took roughly 200 years for any major technological advances. Nowadays, though, solar ovens are revolutionizing the lives of those in poverty by providing a sustainable cooking method that requires virtually no maintenance or repair. Yet, you don’t have to be impoverished to appreciate this eco-friendly appliance. In fact, there are countless online DIY videos that teach people how to build their own basic solar cooker.”
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Greener Ideal meantime featured a solar lighting solution for the whole home. Electrical Genius Electrical Services
“Replacing energy-sucking light bulbs with solar-powered lamps can overhaul your budget as well. There is a wide variety of outdoor, solar-powered lighting available, like LED outdoor lights from Hampton Bay and Westinghouse. But it’s not just your garden that deserves the spotlight. Indoor solutions are also innovative and can reduce your energy bill significantly.”
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Experts expect that more and more households will soon be using solar powered appliances.