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Affordable Solar Powered Air Conditioning in a Neat Little Package is Finally Here

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solar air conditioner

credit: Kingtec Solar

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Let's just get this out of the way fast, because I think it is the story of the week: an affordable packaged window air conditioner complete with controller and battery so that it can be just hooked up to a couple of solar panels, creating a solar powered air conditioner. I have called this the Holy Grail; my editor wonders how I can call $4000 affordable. She has a point.

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