Great news: Brad joins the team! I’m super happy to have met Brad, his wife Mary, and just a few days ago, Basil, their new son. Brad is joining us here at BobolinkSolar to do installs and improve customer response time. When I started this company I hadn’t realized I was doing such a good […]
BobolinkSolar is please to announce new custom cabling for our SESS solution Our PowerWings lithium Solar Energy Storage System (SESS) solution just got better. With new, exclusive, custom cabling, we bring stronger, smarter battery management to all our customers. Well. That’s what we’re working at here. Better solutions. Safer, smarter, stronger. Thank you for your […]
CSA approval is here and we applaud their work BobolinkSolar is pleased to announce the first round of CSA approval for Victron products has arrived. Further certification is in progress and will arrive before Christmas. Huzzah! Press release from 7/24/2017 follows:
CNBOU comes out clean We are huge fans of the European inverters. Still, the world’s manufacturing is improving fast. With a real cost difference, we thought it might be a good idea to test one of the Chinese contenders. Introducing the CNBOU inverter test
Free online help We’re here to help. The information we provide here at BobolinkSolar.com is a free resource. We’ve posted links to useful resources. We’re working to get our information sheets done and online. But it’s work. So keep coming back … we’re adding tips, tricks and neat suppliers every week. Our systems are also good […]
Getting a permit The first question before installing a solar energy system is, “do I need a permit?” The answer is maybe. Call your local townhall to: investigate local building codes, zoning ordinances, and subdivision covenants, as well as any special regulations The City of Toronto has published this guide to their process. In Toronto’s […]
The new class of solar controller / inverter and charger products (CICs)are coming Some of them, like the Victron Quattro have been around for awhile. Though the Victron is technically only an inverter/charger the “multigrid” and “easy solar” are coming soon to North America. So what is this new class of solar device?
Finding solutions to problems There is a problem with solar. Lack of information that is reliable. Vendors acknowledge only their products. The web is a morass of incomplete info as people hug knowledge to their chests as if it were worth more hidden away then shared. The role of Bobolink Solar is to find solutions and share […]