Category: Energy Alternatives

Reliability and Alternative Power!

Reliability and Alternative Power Jeff Yago On Disaster Communications In A Box, Energy David A. Vine “All Hazards CommPrep” Audio player below! Jeff Yago, author of “Lights On: The Non-technical Guide to Battery Power When the Grid Goes Down” designs self-contained solar-powered buildings made from shipping containers, “Alternative Power”. These rugged metal freight containers allow…
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October 31, 2018 2

Roving Reporter Prepper Products!

Roving Reporter Prepper Products! Guest Host David Jones on “Reality Check” Audio player below! Don’t miss this show to hear about some new products for Preppers and get some great deals on them. First we talk with Mark the inventor of a hybrid solar oven that you can take any place and cook. This oven…
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October 20, 2018 0

Electric Power, Communications the Essential Ingredient

Electric Power, The Essential Ingredient For Communications Preparedness David A. Vine “All Hazards Communications Preparedness” Audio player below! Electricity from the Earth??? Trees that grow 16 feet in just a year??? 500 watts of electricity from one solar panel??? More powerful batteries shrinking its size? You’ll learn about those startling developments from Allen Summers our…
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August 29, 2018 0

Family… Power Outage Preparedness!

Family… Power Outage Preparedness! Jordan “A Family Affair” Audio player provided! In may of 2017 over 150,000 individuals in the Mid-South found themselves without power for over two weeks. In that same year 320,000 people and businesses in Boston and surrounding areas went with out power from the storm Sandy. What about the 1.2 million…
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July 8, 2018 0

Off Grid Air-Conditioning!

Off Grid Air-Conditioning Micheal Kline “Reality Check” Audio player below! On this episode we are talking about off grid cooling. The ideal solution is to have enough solar or wind power that you can run a window unit or potable AC unit. However, we don’t all have that option. So this week we will be…
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June 16, 2018 0

Solar up with the Jones

Solar up with the Jones David Jones “Prepping Up with the Jones “Audio player provided! This show has solar electric expert and CEO of P.E.G. Solar, Joe Ordia. He is a Prepper that started a solar electric company when he could not find the help he needed as a Prepper. His company has been steadily…
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June 3, 2018 0

Alternate Sources of Power in Grid Down!

Alternate Sources of Power in Grid Down! Micheal Kline “Reality Check” Audio player below In this show, we are NOT discussing solar, wind, or hydro per se. Everyone talks about having solar power in grid down, but there are other sources of power that can be had. Now we are not going to be talking…
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March 10, 2018 0

Solar on a Budget!

Solar on a Budget Micheal Kline “Reality Check” Audio player below! In this show, we  discuss ideas for building a low cost solar powered system as an option to provide lighting and some, limited AC power in a grid down scenario. I discuss what I used and why I chose it. We will include the…
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August 19, 2017 0

Portable Solar Generator!

Portable Solar Generator Ray Becker “The Ray Becker Show” Audio player provided! On this episode of The Ray Becker Show we begin with economic news for the week and look at the Markets and other economic indicators. We discuss in detail, Portable Solar Generators. We also cover the basics of electrical PIE. Think about the…
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June 21, 2017 0

8 Alternative Ways to Cook without Power!

8 Alternative Ways to Cook without Power Whether stranded in the wilderness by accident, or relaxing at your campsite on a weekend getaway, hunger will come calling – and without traditional cooking instruments or appliances readily accessible, keeping your party fed means trying new methods of cooking. Don’t wait to experiment in the woods; review…
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May 23, 2017 0

Cooking with the Sun and the 12th Planet

Cooking with the Sun and the 12th Planet Forrest & Kyle “The Prepping Academy” Audio in player below! On this episode episode in player below Forrest and Kyle welcome Paul Munsen, President of Sun Ovens, to the show. For the past 28 years SUN OVENS has been proudly made in the U.S. They believe in free…
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April 15, 2017 0

Power Needs When You Need It

Power Needs When You Need It Bob Hawkins “The APN Report“ Audio in player below! April Showers bring May Flowers, as well as Thunderstorms. We had a doozy sweep by this week, which put a hurting’ on the local power grid. There were power outages in parts of the county which give inspiration for this…
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April 14, 2017 0

Distill Your Own Fuel, Ethanol to Alcohol!

Distill Your Own Fuel, Ethanol to Alcohol! Host: Nick & Don “We Grow Ours” Can you make your own fuel – at home? “Make Your Own Fuel! Alcohol Fuel Basics What if there were a fuel that was affordable, renewable, and produced right in your own community? If you’d lived 100 years ago, you would…
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February 14, 2017 0