RENEWS Solar Panels
Photo Credit: Mr. Edric V Thompson (CERDEC)
Reusing Existing Natural Energy, Wind & Solar system, or RENEWS, offers options; solar was preferred in this case to charge the six-pack of batteries during the day. The Army's Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center connected a cable from the RENEWS kit to the Firefly, providing 1.2 KW of continuous energy to run the Firefly system.
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