Travelling has become more of a lifestyle than a luxury. The benefits of experiencing nature and spending time with self, family, and friends are priceless. The pandemic made us realise even more that travelling is a vital pillar of the world economy.
Caravanning is a thing now and a convenient way to travel. However, getting sufficient power to explore freely can be an issue. Hence, solar panels are a perfect addition to your caravan setup!
Here are the 5 Reasons Why You Should Have A Solar Panel:
It is Cost-Effective
You can save a lot of money from powered sites costs and parking fees.
Having solar power in your caravan allows you to explore cheaper sites, unpowered sites, or even more remote places. Do you know that solar panels produce energy for at least 25 years without maintenance? Deciding to invest in solar panels is an investment that will benefit you in the long run.
You do not have to maintain it.
There’s no way you can take over the sun’s job. The sun is the one doing the maintenance- there is nothing you have to worry about after your first investment. As long as you have it properly installed and strategically fitted, you are good to go!
You will be helping the environment.
Using solar power means using clean energy. You are dependent on the sun, and unlike other energy sources, you do not contribute to pollution by emitting fumes and carbon dioxide. Coal, oil, and gas have been harming the earth for the longest time, and choosing solar power as an alternative helps the world to become a better place.
You can enjoy chargeless battery charging.
Solar Panel is a long-term one-time investment. You don’t have to worry about running out of power because it’s never going to happen. Unless you are planning to live another 8 billion years, the sun might no longer be alive by that time to charge your batteries. Solar power helps keep your batteries charged, thus maintaining them and extending their lifespan.
You can travel freely!
The good thing about solar panel is, it’s non-intrusive. It doesn’t take much of your space, and it won’t drag you as well because it is not very heavy. Having it installed allows you to stay off the grid as often as you want and as long as the sun is brightly shining above you!
It is efficient energy that is working quietly and has no way of interrupting whatever you are doing at any point in time.
Let’s tackle the more important question; When are you going to get a solar panel? Your answer can make a huge difference in your caravanning experience and your travel lifestyle.