Outdoor Solar Lights, a simple yet efficient
Today's outdoor solar lights are much more than the gadgets they
used to be just few years ago. At the time they were available only
in very limited shapes, were kind of bulky and it was not easy to
find good quality products.
Solar products where rare and quite
expensive. Today you can find them at almost any garden shop or
Solar powered lights are
available in numerous designs and endless applications are possible,
for home users as well as professionals.
From simply enhancing the look of your
garden at night, to lighting parkings, airports, runways, flag poles
or streets the easy way, every scenario is
lights are definitely an interesting option; not only for saving
purposes. Sure, you will save on your electricity bill, but you'll
also contribute to a cleaner environment.
accidentally met my first solar powered lights 20 years
At the beginning I was just curious about
alternative energy like solar power and wind power but it soon
became a necessity:
I was living in a country where war was
raging, no electricity and no fuel to run power generators. I was in
desperate need for energy and the sun came to my rescue! I survived
the war, my love for these little wonders is intact and I'm still
amazed at how outdoor solar lights work, how easy they are to set up
Solar energy technology has since matured.
Low consumption ultra bright LEDs (Light Emitting Diodes) have
replaced incandescent light bulbs, solar panels and batteries are
much compact and more efficient. LED bulbs can last anything from 8
to 10 years and the rechargeable batteries will need replacement
every 2 or 3 years.
application for solar lighting
Benefits of solar
How solar lights
work is not rocket science...
| During daylight the solar panel
charges the batteries|
At night, a photo cell switches on the
At sunrise the light automatically switches
For good lighting performances, just have to
make sure that the built-in or stand-alone solar panel is in the
sunlight all day long. It is the only way for the battery to
properly recharge in order to provide illumination all night
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