Solar, wind, hydro, gasification, and mechanical power are some of the most practical energy solutions for off-grid and remote living.
The Biolite SolarHome 620 is a portable, off-grid lighting system powered by an all-weather solar panel. It’s a simple, reliable lighting system and battery charged that exists in over 100,000 homes in rural Kenya.
The WindLily Turbine is a portable wind turbine created by the manufacturers of the WaterLily. Capable of generating 15 watts of power in 16 mph winds.
In this issue of the Drop, we’ve focused on a variety of ways that individuals and small communities can sustain themselves, whether it be through wind energy, sustained drinking water, or food production.
The Biolie Campstove 2 is a portable stove that uses organic material to convert heat into electricity, providing 3 watts of power to charge small devices.
The Icewind Turbine is a vertical, omnidirectional wind turbine capable of generating 600 watts of off-grid power in low and high-wind conditions.
The WaterLily Turbine is a portable hydropower device that generates energy from rivers or streams.