Generators and Alternate Power Supplies
Battery Backup Garage Door Openers
The use of your garage door makes getting into the garage easy, but what a hassle to have to get out when the power is out to manually lift the door. Now, there's a garage door opener that can lift the door even if the power is off due to power outages.
Top 10 Solar Energy Uses
In the world of renewable and sustainable alternative power supplies, solar energy is free for the taking. These are my top ten solar energy uses in a home.
How Do Geothermal Systems Work?
Geothermal systems use the temperature of the earth below ground as a heating a cooling starting point to naturally provide heating and cooling to your home.
How Much Does A Solar Power Cost ?
Solar power can be a great alternative to paying for power from the utility company, but what are the costs?
Simple Depiction of How a Generator Transfer Switch Works
This is a very simple diagram of how a transfer switch is connected.
Advantages and Disadvantages of Solar Power
Solar power is a way to become more independent and in this article, you'll learn the advantages and disadvantages of going solar.
Alternate Power, Inc. - Frequently Asked Questions
To help you understand generators and how they work, this article covers frequently asked questions about generators.
When power is no where to be found in remote areas, these wind powered generators may be the answer. These turbines turn wind into DC power and can be converted to AC to run your normal outlet.
What are Photovoltaics?
Photovoltaics are a clean, free way to harvest electrical power from the sun's rays through the use of solar cells. Solar power is a never-ending supply of electricity that can greatly reduce your dependancy on utility company power and your electric bill. This free power source isn't really free though. In order to harvest this power source,...
Triple-threat of Storms Devastate West Coast...Round One
November 20th,2012 starts the triple-threat of storms that are pummeling the West Coast. One storm has already hit, leaving the west in a state of emergency. Everything from wind to rain to snow to mudslides to ice storms to avalanches is either happening or a real possibility.
Solar Power...Let The Sun Shine
Learn how solar power transformers sunlight into electrical power.
Get Ready For Hurricane Season
Being prepared for the electrical power outages should already be your minds if you live in this area. Now is the time to get prepared for the hurricane that could hit the US by early this weekend. These simple readiness tips will keep you ahead of the storm.
Solar Water Heaters - Solar Water Heating Systems
Find out how to have the sun heat your water for free!
Generator Backup Systems
Here's a great way to childproof your home from potential electrical hazards.
Top Solar Power and Solar Energy Articles
If you've ever considered solar power to be your choice of an alternative power source or just an addition to what you already have, here is a great list of solar energy and power articles to lead you through the decision.
Solar Power Electrical Systems...Unplugging From the Utility Company
With this solar power system you can literally disconnect from the utility company and produce your own power!