How Long Will a Toyota Hybrid Battery Last If Lights Left On?

Now here is something I am interested in learning more and would welcome comments on. I just read that the battery for a Toyota Hybrid is a 200 Volts and only 6 AH. My initial thought was that you wouldn’t be able to get more than few minutes of leaving the headlights on before the … Read moreHow Long Will a Toyota Hybrid Battery Last If Lights Left On?

How Long Will My Battery Last If I Left The Headlights On???

You’re sitting in a restaurant with your wife, celebrating your 20th wedding anniversary.  You had to pay big bucks to get the table and are so excited to share a night on the town with her. After all all these years, and all you’ve been through together, you look across the table and she looks … Read moreHow Long Will My Battery Last If I Left The Headlights On???

What Appliances to Run With Emergency Power

I just did a video on using your car batteries for an emergency power source when the power goes out.   Understanding Emergency Power Uses   But it occurred to me that a lot of people may not know exactly what kind of appliances they should operate when using their back-up power supply. So, here … Read moreWhat Appliances to Run With Emergency Power

How to Evaluate Actual Solar Panel Output

In this video I’m going to share with you how you can evaluate the amount of electricity a Solar Panel will actually produce…in YOUR neck of the woods. Renogy 100 Watt Panel I am using this Renogy 100 Watt panel for the evaluation as this is one I own. Now, first thing you must understand … Read moreHow to Evaluate Actual Solar Panel Output

Do You Drive a Car? Well You DO HAVE a Generator! Watch this!

Okay folks, I was reading some blog posts about people fretting about losing power when the hurricanes blew through Florida this fall. It’s scary when the lights go out. First of all, you’re in the dark. Second of all you don’t know when they’re going to come back on. So you have a complete feeling … Read moreDo You Drive a Car? Well You DO HAVE a Generator! Watch this!