27 May '12, 8am

Solar Power in a Suitcase for Medical Situations

Solar Power in a Suitcase for Medical Situations

Her husband works in the solar industry, so he began to experiment with various combinations of solar panels and small lights to invent a portable solar kit that could be used for medical field trips in Africa. Solar power and a small battery system seemed to be the best choice, because villages in rural areas are off-grid but there is abundant sunshine during daylight hours for recharging batteries. Also, small lights could be stored in the same suitcase kit for transportation and protection during trips.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/05/27/solar-power-suitcase-...

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