A Farm Goes Solar for 24/7 Power

A Farm Goes Solar for 24/7 Power

December 11, 2017

For many years, Aloun Farms’ Helemano site operated with a gasoline generator and had bottles of water delivered to the site. After going solar, they now have power from the sun AND water from the air. 

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Getting Used to a New Reality

Getting Used to a New Reality

December 11, 2017

Recently Hawai‘i tested its air raid siren for the rare possibility of of an attack. I’m used to hearing the monthly tests of the siren system for tsunamis or hurricanes.  It was strange but it’s the reality of another threat to Hawaii’s way of life.

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Can This Inverter Handle Multiple Refrigerators?

Can This Inverter Handle Multiple Refrigerators?

November 09, 2017

An off-grid farm recently asked us whether their 4-building site could handle 4 refrigerators, at atmospheric water generator, and some lights. We needed to determine whether or not their system could handle these loads, especially upon startup. 

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