• Brazil’s National Energy Research – powers up
    av justin på 2023-02-06 kl. 08:25

    Bachelor, Master and Doctor students on the Electrical and Automation Engineering campus at the Federal University of Pernambuco are contributing to research for the future of Brazil’s power supply. Working with a newly installed 30kVA three-phase power installation, they will help to define the mix of the country’s power infrastructure. The new faculty is known The post Brazil’s National Energy Research – powers up appeared first on Victron Energy.

  • EV Charger’s important new features
    av justin på 2023-02-02 kl. 11:23

    A firmware update for Victron Energy’s Electric Vehicle Charging Station enables bluetooth. Now you can access features using the VictronConnect app on your phone. Scheduled charge times have also been added – which is great if you can access lower-priced off-peak charging. Video maker Jono explains how to update your Firmware, and the benefits of The post EV Charger’s important new features appeared first on Victron Energy.

  • Knowledge overcomes South Africa Load Shedding
    av justin på 2023-01-25 kl. 08:04

    Busy installers of private energy installations in South Africa can access a new style of drop-in training – starting today. Flexible training with the busy installer in mind. The training has been designed for the installer whose time is too precious to spend travelling, far away, to attend slow-paced events, working through information they already The post Knowledge overcomes South Africa Load Shedding appeared first on Victron Energy.

  • Expedition Truck
    av justin på 2023-01-20 kl. 08:00

    Erik Mulder got the inspiration for his brand of tough, go-anywhere expedition trucks a few years back, whilst planning his own adventure. Incorporating his ideas of luxury containerised accommodation, built onto a four-point torsion-free subframe, powered by a world class trucks, resulted in the first Range Leader. During the next six months he took his The post Expedition Truck appeared first on Victron Energy.

  • The changing climate of the Arctic – Data Livestream
    av justin på 2023-01-13 kl. 08:26

    A mobile environmental observatory has been established in Greenland which provides almost realtime data from a number of wifi-connected sensors located on the Arctic continent. Simultaneous real-time data is collected from Air, Ice, Ground, Rivers and the Marine environment and transmitted to climate scientists working at the Arctic Research Centre at Aarhus University in Denmark. The post The changing climate of the Arctic – Data Livestream appeared first on Victron Energy.

  • Wiring Diagrams map out First Class installations
    av justin på 2023-01-06 kl. 08:25

    Let’s meet the man who simplifies power installations by providing meticulous wiring schematics for Victron Energy products and devices. As a certified American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) electronics installer, Peter Bakker’s wiring diagrams are densely populated with hints, tips and important information which ensure power installations conform to the highest standards of safety and The post Wiring Diagrams map out First Class installations appeared first on Victron Energy.

  • Mountain Rescue
    av justin på 2022-12-30 kl. 09:15

    As 2022 comes to a close and a new year filled with opportunity begins all of us here at Victron Energy would like to wish you Health, Happiness and Success in 2023! ___ Back in the autumn, in response to a request in the UK, we donated a 240Ah AGM battery to the North of Tyne The post Mountain Rescue appeared first on Victron Energy.

  • Altitude 8000 feet
    av justin på 2022-12-23 kl. 08:15

    For eight months of the year the Bellrose family are cut off from the rest of the world. Their safety and survival depends on careful preparation, knowledge of the environment, and having the right equipment to get jobs done. The challenges and rewards of living remotely, surrounded by nature, excites many of us who live The post Altitude 8000 feet appeared first on Victron Energy.

  • Stylish mountain eco homes have ESS
    av justin på 2022-12-16 kl. 08:52

    High in Austria’s mountains there’s a quiet revolution. Timber built, super-insulated, tiny homes with Energy Storage Systems are delivering low-energy comfort for their owners. The built-in power system also allows the property to run off-grid. The modular house is built entirely from recyclable materials. Here it is pictured in the town of Lainach which has The post Stylish mountain eco homes have ESS appeared first on Victron Energy.

  • Drought communities Desalinating from the Sun
    av justin på 2022-12-09 kl. 08:37

    Imagine a water-maker capable of supplying thousands of litres of drinking water per day, powered by the sun, and so reliable it will operate remotely for years with just the minimum maintenance, using local labour. Dutch entrepreneurs Sid Vollebregt (right) and Reinoud Feenstra (left) are making waves around the world with their Multi award-winning innovative The post Drought communities Desalinating from the Sun appeared first on Victron Energy.