23 Jan '12, 10am

Solar Goes Mainstream with Miltary Grade Solar Panels for Golf Carts

Solar Goes Mainstream with Miltary Grade Solar Panels for Golf Carts

As conceived by PowerFilm, the new solar panel doesn’t fully replace conventional power for charging up a golf cart battery, but it does help reduce battery charging costs, improve battery life, and extend the range of the vehicle. If the primary charge for the battery comes from a stationary solar array, then you have a 100 percent solar powered vehicle. That’s already on the way in both the military and civilian sectors. For example, Nellis Air Force Base has a project underway to introduce plug-in electric vehicles into its ground fleet along with a major new solar panel array, and SolarCity has launched an electric vehicle charging station package with its home solar panel installations.

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2012/01/solar-mainstream-milt...

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