Marine Solar Kits Portland ME

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Marine Solar Kits. You will find helpful, informative articles about Marine Solar Kits, including "Marine Solar Kits". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Portland, ME that will answer all of your questions about Marine Solar Kits.

Standish Transfer Station
(207) 642-5559
Moody Road
Standish, ME

Data Provided By:
Saco Transfer Station
(207) 282-7230
Foss Road
Saco, ME

Data Provided By:
Maine Materials Exchange
(207) 865-6621
93 Maquoint Drive
Freeport, ME

Data Provided By:
Harpswell Recycling Center
(207) 833-6472
Mountain Road Next to the Town Offices
Harpswell, ME

Data Provided By:
York Curbside Collection Program
(207) 363-1010
186 York. St
York, ME

Data Provided By:
Old Orchard Beach Transfer Station
(207) 934-0138
Old Orchard Beach, ME

Data Provided By:
Freeport Recycling/Transfer Station
(207) 865-3740
Landfill Road
Freeport, ME

Data Provided By:
Biddeford Recycling/Transfer Station
(207) 282-1579
371 Hill Street
Biddeford, ME

Data Provided By:
Maine Solar Energy Association
PO Box 184
Harrington, ME
 
Freeport Recycling/Transfer Station
(207) 865-3740
Landfill Road
Freeport, ME

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

Marine Solar Kits

If you only head out on the water when the weather is sunny, why not harness the sun to make your day even brighter? A marine solar kit is one of the most practical uses of solar energy. You can use a marine solar kit to power your navigation gear, lights, bilge pump and other small appliances you might have on hand. These can even be used to power a laptop or other electronic equipment.

Using a marine solar kit on your sail boat keeps you pollution free. It also gives you extra power options.

Marine solar kits generally come with a special mounting kit, designed with wavy ocean water in mind. Kits are typically 50 to 110 watts-given that you are out in the hot sun, they often run close to peak efficiency. They can be used to charge batteries or to power items directly.

Sizing your system

Before you will be able to decide what size to purchase, you will need to understand your demand. Here are three simple steps:

  1. Calculate your total amps using our handy solar calculator .
  2. Take the result of your calculation and multiply by the number of hours you are going to be out-the result will give you a number in AHrs (amp hours).
  3. Divide this figure by 2 to get a rough idea of the wattage you will need.

Costing

If you can figure out how many watts you will need at maximum usage, multiply this figure by $20 per watt to get a rough estimate of what marine solar energy will cost you.

If you want a steady supply of power, you can buy a marine battery...

Click here to read more from The Solar Guide

About Us | Contact Us | Link to Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Resources | Sitemap