1,6 Billion people do have no Electricity, mainly in Afrika and India
38 Billion Dollar is spend for petrol only for to have light!
Solar-Systems have very much charm. They are build up in few days and supply electrical Power for many years. They are maintenance-free, which is very important for the countries of the south. Only the battery
must be changed all 5 to 15 years (depending of the quality). In addition they do not have the environmental pollution (exhaust gases) or noises of a generator and do not have the regularly costs of gasoline, oil
etc. The initial costs are higher, but on the long term it is interesting.
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