Solar power is all the rage in prepping, homesteading, and rural living circles. Solar sounds like the perfect backup power solution, right? No hard-to-store fuel, no dangerous exhaust, and, best of all, solar is silent. But can solar batteries power your critical appliances during a power outage?
A post-apocalyptic scenario, commonly known as TEOTWAWKI (pronounced teh-oh-twakee,) stands for “The end of the world as we know it.” At its most basic level, it’s defined as a complete and utter breakdown of all existing institutions. TEOTWAWKI is a catastrophic event resulting in harsh survival conditions for a prolonged period. Here’s how to better prepare.