Most families love to go camping but they also love to have modern-day convenience at their fingertips. This is why solar powered generators have become quite popular. Nothing beats camping like visiting those wonderful sites, having the time of your life, and being able to post it in Instagram or Facebook.
I’ve compiled a list of the top 3 solar powered generators for 2018 so take a seat, relax, and read on to see what the market has to offer before you go on your next camping trip.
Peppermint Energy Forty2 Pro+
Its all in one briefcase-type design gives you the portability and ease of carry. It has a built in 1000Watt hour (Wh) lithium ion battery and solar panels that makes it great for camping and as an emergency back-up power supply. Believe it or not, it can even provide enough energy to run a refrigerator. A three-hour exposure to sunlight gets the equipment fully charged. The generator weighs about 63 lbs and is currently priced at $2,499.
Goal Zero Yeti 150 + Goal Zero Nomad 20 Solar Panel
The Goal Zero Yeti 150 is a small and very light weight generator at 12 lbs that makes it a great equipment for outdoor hiking and camping. It has a 168Wh lead acid battery that can power up to 5 devices simultaneously. When using a solar panel to recharge, it only takes about 3 hours of charging time under direct sunlight. The foldable Goal Zero Nomad 20 Solar Panel that weighs 2.5 lbs is sold separately. The generator is currently selling for $199.95 while the solar panel sells for $125.49.
Kalisaya KP601 KaliPAK
The generator and solar panels are stored in a briefcase with a total approximate weight of 14 lbs that gives you the ease of transporting the equipment. It has a 558Wh lithium battery that gives you enough power to simultaneously charge up to 4 devices. The cool thing about this generator is that you can monitor the system remotely using an Android smart phone or iOS application. It is currently selling for $769.