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    This is not my buisness to interject and I am no expert, but it seems that having a hybrid system would alleviate some of this issue. You can purchase a few up to 600w wind generators for around 120$ a piece on ebay and that would mostly fix the issue of not having enough power. The whole point of being off grid is to "change your life style" so adapting our lifestyle in a way that works with the environment and exploits what is already available, free and clean will guarantee a healthy planet for generations to come. At the present rate we are destroying our planet with the lifstyle's we have become accustomed to and it is very ignorant to hear people say whether directly or indirectly that "I wont be here when that happens so who cares" doesn't it bother you that t...

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    This is not my buisness to interject and I am no expert, but it seems that having a hybrid system would alleviate some of this issue. You can purchase a few up to 600w wind generators for around 120$ a piece on ebay and that would mostly fix the issue of not having enough power. The whole point of being off grid is to "change your life style" so adapting our lifestyle in a way that works with the environment and exploits what is already available, free and clean will guarantee a healthy planet for generations to come. At the present rate we are destroying our planet with the lifstyle's we have become accustomed to and it is very ignorant to hear people say whether directly or indirectly that "I wont be here when that happens so who cares" doesn't it bother you that the power you use from the grid is generated by burning fossil fules or creating toxic waste? I suppose I am the odd man out to think that is is the responsability of everyone to care for this wonderful jewel of a plant we have, look at the universe around us, when this planet is no longer inhabitable what are we going to to do? There is no where else to go so far as we know and even if we found somewhere our technology prevents us from reaching it at this time. It's the mentality of people that move into a house trash the place and then just move leaving behind all of their filth.Just food for thought if anyone is listening

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