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Given the investment you're making with a solar array, it's only natural that you want the system to function as long as possible at the highest level of efficiency. Or maybe you want a specific type of installation or setup? Which might require additional brackets, wiring, etc. And this is where [...]

For everyone who wants to know what real independence feels like, an off-grid solar power system just might be your ideal setup. Of course, it's not something you decide overnight. But the idea of splitting ways with Eskom gets more appealing with every passing day. Even though this is the type of [...]

One of the fundamentals of running a successful business is keeping expenses at a minimum. In other words, the natural course of action for any business owner/manager is to assess every section of the business, and the expenses that go with them. Using Solar Power for business is one of the most [...]

A hybrid solar power system combines three different sources of energy, covering all the basics and putting you in complete control. But if you haven't heard about a hybrid solar power system before, don't stress about it. At SolarAdvice we love keeping clients informed and up to date, hence the [...]

There are several reasons why people use Grid-Tied solar power, and you are about to learn all about it. From what a Grid-Tied solar power system is, and how it forms part of your practical life, all the way to the pros and cons. So, let's start with what this system comprises of. What Is [...]

An essential part of every Off-Grid and Hybrid Solar Power System is the Solar Charge Controller. In this starter guide we're going to cover: What Is A Solar Charge Controller How Do Charge Controllers Work The Different Types Of Charge Controllers Let's get started. What Is A [...]

There can be no doubt that Tesla has greatly influenced the way people use solar power today. Their innovations in terms of energy storage via their lithium battery designs alone have done wonders for the solar power community. But evolution is part of human nature, meaning they've taken things a [...]

There is one thing most people in the world have in common, namely a budget. South Africa is no exception to the rule, especially at this point in time. Too much instability leads to increasing expenses, and for some reason things never seem to get cheaper, even when things are going well. But [...]

Thanks to people like Elon Musk it's not really possible to forget about solar power. Because every now and then, his name comes up. Whether it's tied to his position as CEO of Tesla, or one of his revolutionary ideas, Elon Musk seems to be everywhere. What's Elon Musk up to now? The highly [...]