Build your Microgrid

History

Once upon a time there was plenty of cheap public electricity supply and the world was full of natural resources like fossil fuels which could be burnt in endless supply. Everybody had ravenous electric stoves, multiple huge geysers with piping hot water, large screen TVs, electric heaters, which all worked perfectly despite gluttonously chewing through cheap electricity. My how the world has changed…

 

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Principles to build a microgrid…

In our opinion, the following represents a sound approach for most homes in South Africa with the following principles:

Below is an example of a what we believe a desired microgrid could look like which including all the elements above:

 

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Figure out your energy needs and decide if you want to…