For many years scientists have been warning us about global warming. While many people think global warming is a myth, there are many who grasp the seriousness of it, that tries to do the best they can to reduce their carbon footprint. If you are serious about protecting our planet, then you’ll know the importance […]By Hannes | May 20, 2018 | Blog Read More
Which PV solar system will work best for you – the choice being between having solar battery backup or not?
Let’s first look at the role that Max Yield Energy plays in the growth of solar installations in Cape Town and the surrounding areas in the Western Cape. Headed by a hands-on owner with a National Higher Diploma in Electronic Engineering, in conjunction with a top electrical contracting company in the Western Cape, Max Yield […]By Hannes | May 13, 2018 | Blog Read More
It is true that solar energy solutions not only lower your electricity bill, but also offer a sustainable and environmentally friendly answer to high electricity tariffs – but how to choose the best solar systems for your home? Bear in mind that as quickly as the tariff for electricity rises, virtually every two or three […]By Hannes | May 7, 2018 | Blog Read More
In South Africa, the use of solar energy is a welcome move, even more so due to the deteriorating state of the national power grid, and, with over 2500 hours of sunshine freely available, the move to renewable energy has fast gained momentum, especially due to the dropping prices of solar panels and lithium batteries. […]By Hannes | April 28, 2018 | Blog Read More
Did you know that using the wrong solar batteries is generally the most expensive mistake made in solar installations?
Despite the fact that lead acid batteries have been more affordable than lithium batteries, and have been used in off-grid solar systems for many years in residential properties since the start of the development of solar technology, they have a shorter life than most other solar batteries. Added to a shorter lifespan than lithium batteries, […]By Hannes | April 20, 2018 | Blog Read More
The unveiling of Tesla’s Powerwall back in 2015 changed the way people view solar batteries for home use. Since it’s unveiling, the conversation online among homeowners, real estate developers and environmentalists has always been about embracing solar energy. If you live in Cape Town, South Africa, there is no doubt that solar batteries are essential […]By Hannes | April 11, 2018 | Blog Read More
As the electricity cost continues to rise, for most South Africans, the use of solar energy is the way forward. The growth of solar systems has continuously increased and more solar companies continue to emerge at the top of the economic sector. It is true that solar energy solutions not only lower your electricity bill, […]By Hannes | April 4, 2018 | Blog Read More
Why should you consider investing in solar power for your home? If you want to get off the municipal electrical grid in South Africa, this is your best way to do so. Solar energy derives from a renewable source, abundant and not dependent on any adverse mining practices, unlike coal. We’re talking about the sun, […]By Hannes | March 24, 2018 | Blog Read More
Within the last decade, consumers throughout the country have started to slowly implementing solar power solutions into their homes. This brings about such a big sense of achievement when learning how to live independently from the national electrical grid. Although it sounds overwhelming when speaking about living off the grid, if you were to make […]By Hannes | March 17, 2018 | Blog Read More
Solar power has become a hot topic of discussion in South Africa, and with good reason. More and more South Africans are investing in this form of power generation, for the many benefits and advantages it offers. These include the fact that you don’t have to pay for your electricity any longer, and you can […]By Hannes | March 7, 2018 | Blog Read More