We’re advocates of solar panels in almost any situation, just as long as they are located in an area that has a good amount of solar radiation and includes well-installed wiring.
Unfortunately, that’s exactly where one solar technology has come up short, with complaints from customers that the wires in their equipment suddenly popped out.
No, we’re not talking about a 4kWp system, but a Triumph solar bra! 20,000 units of the underwear, which have detachable solar panels worn around the stomach and produce enough energy to power a mobile phone, have been recalled because their wires were not secure.
So, the message seems clear – it’s may now be possible to incorporate renewable energy into almost any area of your life, but it is still essential to make sure it’s installed to the highest of standards.
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