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May 01

Solar Powered Airplane Avionics

Posted in Energy Inventions | Solar Power | Transportation

Solar Airplane Powerenz, a manfacturer and retailer of portable solar power systems in Georgia, has designed a system to help pilots power up their light airplane avionics without having to start the engine. It can power up the aircraft avionics silently, without smoke, and without wasting aircraft fuel. The unit can be used for approximately 90 minutes before the portable battery required recharging. The entire system can be housed in either a heavy-duty tool-carrying case, a military tanker’s tool bag, or in a hard case.


Powerenz specializes in coming up with custom portable solar power units to meet almost any application. What if they could come up with a way to efficiently charge an solar electric airplane?

  • http://www.greenenergytv.com GreenEnergyTV

    I definitely think that it is a possibility. I mean twenty years ago it was hard to imagine anything being powered by solar power and look where we are today. With technology becoming more and more powerful and efficient at the same time, I think that it is safe to say that solar powered planes are something we might all one day consider to be the norm.


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