Can a Man Own the Wind? How Robotic Wind Turbine is Disrupting the Oil Industry

Our Global Energy Vision Can you own the wind? Can you buy it? Does it only blow in select countries? Does the wind settle only in the League of Arab States? According to the Energy Information Association, 69% of the world's oil is produced by 10 nations including the United States, Saudi Arabia, Russia and Canada. But unlike Oil & Natural Gas wind energy is not constrained to being in any one particular place or one particular country. The wind...

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Solar Customer Consultation topics to cover

Solar power is still a pretty new concept to many people. A potential customer will have many questions so you should be prepared to confidently answer all their questions. A good first impression during a consultation could be the difference between you getting the job over a competitor. So here are a few tips on the core areas you and your customer need to discuss during a solar customer consultation session. There are four simple and straightforward topics that must be...

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3 Solar Beginner Checklist Items for Small Solar Installers

When I started my solar installation business at Kimroy Bailey Renewables I wished I had a checklist of things that should be in place to start off on the right foot. I wrote this article and created the Step by Step Solar course to help small solar installers to launch on the right foot. There are 3 basic solar beginner checklist items a small solar installer should have in place, these are proper training, proper tools and a small team. Be...

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Solar Installer Marketing Strategies for Beginners

So you have a grand idea of making some serious money from the multi-billion dollar solar industry but you do not have your first customer. Where do you start? What do you say? How do you convince a homeowner to trust you to add solar power to their home and more importantly with their money? If you don't have the answer to any of these questions then this solar installer marketing guide is for you and so is the Step...

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Top 3 Solar Mistakes Made by Solar Installers

In my five years of solar installations I have made a lot of solar mistakes along my journey to grow my solar instalation business at Kimroy Bailey Renewables. I want to help you get over the learning curve much faster than I did and that is why we created the Step by Step Solar Installation Training Course to help you confidently install a profitable solar panel system. In this article I will highlight three rookie solar mistakes installers tend to...

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Solar Panel Installation DIY Tutorial!

This video is the first in our series on instructional DIY tutorials on solar panel installation on a concrete roof. This tutorial is tailored to renewable energy installers and homeowners who are interested in installing their own small system. It also shows how we mount the aluminum rail, connect wires, combiner box, and ran the electrical wire for the charge controller, inverter, and batteries. This is an OFF GRID home powered by 1 wind turbine and 8 solar panels....

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Rural solar for small businesses to avoid power outages

Can you imagine a day and a half without electrical power.  In our rural community there are a lot of small business owners, shop keepers, yam and poultry farmers who depend on energy for their business operation.  Regardless, electricity has been gone for more than 30 hours. A rural solar system will be able to provide reliable energy supply to homes and small businesses. The video below shows how the rural solar system works. Learn about small rural solar systems, subscribe to...

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OFF GRID wind and solar installation and cost

Hi #TeamKB, in this article Kimroy Bailey Renewables will show you five simple steps to install your own off-grid system. This will take you a step closer to stop paying monthly energy bills. An off-grid system powers your home without the grid using wind or solar system. KB Renewables will include the major materials needed. This article will discuss the cost of a basic wind / solar system. Most renewable energy companies may NOT want you to install a...

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KB Renewable Robotics Camp 2016

Kimroy Bailey Renewable Robotics Summer Camp Flyer 2016 Kimroy Bailey Robotics and the University of Technology, Jamaica have partnered to present a targeted Science, Robotics and Renewable Energy summer Camp. The first week of our Renewable Robotics Camp covers: How to build a mobile robot, programing, 3D Printing, Mobile App Creation and an introduction to Renewable Energy. The second week of the camp concentrates on how to assemble a wind turbine and solar panels, how to build a basic solar...

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Renewable Energy & Robotics to Grow the economy

Renewable Energy & robotics can significantly grow the Jamaican economy. Forty years of a mere 0-1% growth has forced a mass migration of young intellectuals to work in other countries and build their economies. This article challenges the leaders of Jamaica to pursue renewable energy & robotics to achieve momentous economic growth capable of returning our country to the glorious economic days of the 17th century. In the early days when Jamaica was Queen, major cities in the even mighty United...

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