Recent content by MeanM

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    Goodbye Eskom — how much it costs to go off-grid

    My solar geyser is 13 years old - only repairs were due to a hail storm where the hail stones were tennis ball size. Insurance covered that. :)
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    Buying a Tesla Powerwall in South Africa

    I spent about the same (R160k) for 2 x 5kW inverters (total 10kW), 3 x 4.8kWh batteries (total 14.4 kWh but about 11.5 kWh usable) , 12 x 360Wp panels (total 4320Wp) + installation etc. So, yes it seems a bit expensive.