Electrical Power for the Homestead

One family's determination to live off the grid led them to research a variety of energy sources.



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No more lugging frozen diapers 45 miles to a laundromat.
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A closer look at the Powerboard.
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Ike stands next to the Powerboard, on which are mounted twin meter, inverters and the Source Center.
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The sole source of power to the batteries is a China Diesel 8kw generator.
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