If you are hesitant to invest in a home solar system, small solar panels may be exactly what you are looking for. They are cheaper than the larger panels and also much less powerful. However, being an introduction to solar energy, they can be ideal for homeowners who aren't ready to fully light up the sun in their home.
Small solar panels usually have less wattage than larger panels. Panels have cost per watt and you should be able to use the panel descriptions to get a rough idea of the types and quantities of household items the panels can provide.
Another common use for small solar panels is to power a country house or cottage. This is a low-maintenance and inexpensive method of maintaining a charged spare battery to power multiple DC devices.
Free Sun Power has an 800-watt system that is very similar to the Grape Solar kit with eight 100 watt panels. Backup power systems often use a 150-watt multiple panel configuration, depending on the power required.
Much smaller panels are often used for outdoor accessories such as safety lights, electric fountains. The solar module, which provides a discharge fan and ventilation slot, and a charger for solar cells and laptops, is even smaller.
Backpacks, laptop bags, and message bags now come with built-in solar panels that you can use to charge your mobile device. The bright little life is gaining momentum every day!