Development Perspective Is it Affordable

When rural customers get enthusiastic about their solar system, they will tell you 'the beauty of solar is that you get free electricity'. This is, of course, not entirely true, since a solar system costs money. What customers mean, however, is that once paid for, they have very little running costs. With kerosene or a diesel generator, the running costs are high. But with solar, the fuel customers would have otherwise bought is provided by the sun, which rises every day free

Table 3.8 Monthly amortized cost of solar system compared to kerosene and battery charging in India, Indonesia and Sri Lanka

Product 10-Year amortized 15-Year amortized 20-Year amortized

Table 3.8 Monthly amortized cost of solar system compared to kerosene and battery charging in India, Indonesia and Sri Lanka

Product 10-Year amortized 15-Year amortized 20-Year amortized

DIY Battery Repair

DIY Battery Repair

You can now recondition your old batteries at home and bring them back to 100 percent of their working condition. This guide will enable you to revive All NiCd batteries regardless of brand and battery volt. It will give you the required information on how to re-energize and revive your NiCd batteries through the RVD process, charging method and charging guidelines.

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