Emergency - Power
Why 90% of the Population Would Die Without Electricity
Why 90% of the Population Would Die Without Electricity. However, this figure begs an important question: if we were able to live thousands of years without even the concept of electricity, why would we suddenly all die without it?
Off Grid LPG (propane) Powered Battery Charger
If you live off grid, sooner or later you will have a problem with the house batteries going flat. Maybe the solar panels cant keep up because it been cloudy for a few days, or its the middle of winter and you don't have enough daylight hours. Or someone left the TV on all night, what ever the reason, chances are you will have to charge your batteries with a petrol (gasoline) generator at some stage.Many off grids set up use a 110 or 240 volt generator plugged int a battery charge to do this...
How To Build a Wood-Gasifier (Power for when SHTF) - SHTFPreparedness
How To Build a Wood-Gasifier - Whether you want to be off the grid or simply prepared in the event of a sustained power outage, you are going to need an alternate source of energy at some point. A generator would seem like the practical solution to the energy problem, but what if you don’t have access to fuel? Images by tatebullrider/instructables.com
How To Archives - SHTFPreparedness
How to Make a Power Outage Bearable — Power outages are actually a common occurrence, especially if you get a lot of snow in the winter or a lot of storms in the spring. The refrigerator stops running and everything starts to defrost. If you live in the tropical climate, the air conditioning is the first to shut off and so are the ceiling fans.
The Perfect DIY Battery Bank For Emergency Backup Or Complete Off Grid Power!
This is a MUST READ for anyone seriously exploring solar, wind or hydroelectric power generation for emergency backup or complete off grid power generation! Learn to make your own DIY battery bank to compliment your energy harvesting and SAVE lots of money doing it! The best information out there on quality DIY battery banks!
How to Hook up a Generator to Your Home the Correct Way - SHTFPreparedness
How To Hook Up A Generator To Your Home The Correct Way — Winter is coming. Don't be without power during an outage. Check out how to hook up a generator to your house so all you need to do is click a switch and you're whole house will have power.