Grid-down event planning – Disposable vs rechargeable batteries

Prepper's Will - Planning for a grid down event - Disposable vs rechargeable batteriesThe blood of our modern society is electricity and all our devices depend on some sort of battery in order to function. You will need to stockpile rechargeable batteries for when the grid goes down, but one question remains: are you sure you’ve made the right choice? Picking the right batteries can be tricky and you need to make sure your batteries have a long and useful lifespan. Let’s take an in-depth look at the options we have.

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DIY Micro Hydro Plant – An inspiring project!

Prepper's Will - DIY Micro Hydro plantLiving off-the grid and becoming self-sufficient in these challenging times is a dream for most of us. For a man named Manfred Mornhinweg the dream came true and for him and his family it is a day to day reality. As you will see below, he managed to build a micro hydro plant to generate electricity and power his dream.

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This is the next big thing for wind power generators and you should keep your eyes on it!

Prepper's Will - Vortex Bladeless a new generation of wind power generators

Being able to harvest the power of the elements to produce our own electricity is something we all long for. We are used to see solar panels and giant wind turbines spinning in the breeze as we drive down the highway. But when it comes to wind turbines, the game is about to change and some guys from Spain have decided to take the lead and make wind harvesting a lot less difficult. They are developing a new generation of wind turbines that we should all keep an eye on it.

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This Solar Power Generator is a thing of beauty, but can it be more than that?

Solar Power Generator  There is no greater sustainable energy source than the sun and mankind has been trying to take the most from it since PV panels were invented. There are all sorts of DIY projects involving solar panel and harvesting solar energy. However, most of the PV panels have a low efficiency and even more, their performance is affected by the sun movement and setup location.

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