As a business and homeowner in Nigeria, deciding on the alternative energy solution to adopt is vital to reducing your energy bills, and over-reliance on the public grid supply.
With constant power cuts, grid collapse, and the high cost of diesel or petrol bedeviling Nigeria, the need to ensure a constant supply to your home and business cannot be over-emphasized. Finding the right solution for your home and business gives you peace of mind knowing you would always have power even if the grid collapses.
Here at SystemTrust, we have helped many homeowners and businesses switch to solar and battery backup in Nigeria, giving them constant supply. In this article, we will discuss the pros and cons of Generators and Solar Systems and help you decide which one is best for you.
Generators are mechanical devices that generate electric current by driving an electric motor to cut magnetic lines of induction. The generator uses gasoline, either diesel or PMS to power the electric motor that generates the electric current.
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Disadvantages of Generators:
Solar System Solution
Solar energy solution is growing in their adoption in Nigeria. A typical solar system uses power from the sun to generate electricity to be used by homes and businesses. It consists of Solar Panels(Photo voltaic cells) that receive sunlight and convert this sunlight into electric current, It may also consist of Inverters, which convert the Direct Current generated by the Solar Panels into Alternating Current which is used by appliances and electronic devices, it comes also with batteries to provide backup power when the sun is not shining.
Advantages of Solar System:
Installing a solar system can reduce your electricity bills by almost 80%. The sun is cost-free, eco-friendly, convenient, and requires little to no maintenance after installation. Let us help you switch to a solar solution for your home and business and say goodbye to power cuts and high electricity bills.