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Solar Chargers for Backpacking, Hunting or During Emergencies?

Avid backpackers and hikers often buy solar chargers online before beginning their trips. The purpose behind choosing solar chargers for hiking or off grid adventures such as hunting is the ability to eliminate dependency on alkaline batteries. Solar charges operate by providing a power source that stores energy in a primary rechargeable battery, typically lithium ion, or by direct connection with a device. Primary batteries are used to recharge the devices internal battery when it’s low on power. Typical Read More...

Hurricane Recovery and Emergency Preparedness

The level of devastation resulting from Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Maria impact on islands across the Caribbean continues to affect the lives of hundreds of thousands of people. Near total destruction of communication and electrical grids has brought island nations to a standstill. The ability to provide rescue and relief services are hindered by downed trees and washed out roads. Cell phones become useless without a communication grid to manage connectivity and power to periodically recharge the phones. For some, Read More...