[Homestead] computer use
billymegab at yahoo.com
Mon Jun 26 09:05:48 EDT 2006
What is your solar set up. I'm at the point where I would like to go solar and reduce as much of my electrical needs as possible. In the summer I could probably be off grid totally but would need it in the winter (the joys of a northern climate). My first goal would be to install a solar hot water system.
Don Bowen <don.bowen at earthlink.net> wrote:
At 6/23/2006, you wrote:
>Compared to a tradition CRT and a 300 watt constant power supply in a
>desktop the energy needs of a laptop are tiny in comparison.
Most laptops are in the 50-75 Watt area. I can run the laptop and cell
phone chargers, DVD player, and LCD TV on a single 175 Watt
inverter. Since much of my power comes from the sun that is an important
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