RV Solar Power
Solar power is one of the fastest growing sources of alternative RV power. It just makes sense in so many ways. It's a truly mobile source of power that liberates your RV from the grid. It operates at all times as long as there is sunlight, and can charge backup RV batteries for those hours after the sun goes down. You don't need to look for refueling stations. There are no moving parts, so wear and tear replacement concerns are minimal. It is truly the cleanest RV power solution as there is no exhaust or waste runoff, and absolutely no noise to invade the peaceful sounds of nature. To top it off, solar power is a fantastic source of clean D.C. electricity that reduces the taxing deep discharges that reduce the life of your battery.
There are numerous solar options for your particular RV power needs. You can install panels to power a majority of your RV power needs, or simply target specific functions like powering your external lighting or refrigerator. More often than not, many RV owners use some type hybrid solar/genarator RV power system.
Solar power is ideal for the RV naturalist that is concerned about environmental impact and the size of their carbon footprint. It is also ideal for RV owners that spend a lot of time on the road. The simplicity of use is great relief from constantly having to refill and activate your generator or manually recharge your RV batteries.
Oregon Motorcaoch Center can help assess all of your RV solar power needs
- system sizing
- solar panel mountain and installation
- solar battery charging: charge controllers, system monitoring, and wire harnesses