Nuarro Lodge Mozambique

Nuarro Lodge: Sustainable and responsible tourism in Mozambique

Behind the scenes, powering the Nuarro Lodge lighting shown above, is a newly upgraded Victron Energy hybrid-30kVA, 3-phase system with 38kWp of solar power. The Lodge though is but one part of the Nuarro project that Victron Energy and their partner companies are involved with.

Pristine, off-grid and remote

Nuarro Lodge, its associated chalets, activities and community based projects all form part of this award winning complex. Situated beneath the aqua blue skies of northern Mozambique, Nuarro is adjacent to unspoilt sands and the warm crystal clear coral reef waters of the Indian Ocean.Continue reading

Coxless Crew Track

Victron Energy: Power in the Pacific

In mid April this year four courageous young women left San Francisco to row across the Pacific Ocean for charity, backed by their patron Kylie Minougue and a dedicated support team. Since then they have made their first land stopover in Hawaii and are now within 400 miles of their next replenishment in Samoa. The track of their boat (called Doris) is shown in the headline image above.

To gain some more insight into this amazing challenge and their fundraising for the women of Walking With The Wounded and Breast Cancer Care, here are the initial and follow-up blogs about the Coxless Crew and Doris.

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Color Control GX v1.29 and VE Power Setup 5.2

Since we released v1.28 for the Color Control GX with the rotating views shown above, some of you (if you have auto update on) will have noticed there has been an incremental version 1.29 in the last weeks. Also you may have noticed updates for VE Power Setup. Here are the belated details for these updates:Continue reading

© Land Rover

Land Rover & Victron Energy: The Experience Tour Australia 2015

For six lucky winners from Germany, a Land Rover Experience tour will start in but a few days time on October 19th in Australia’s Outback. The Experience Tour Australia 2015 commences in the Northern Territory and participants will be using the new Discovery Sport as their tour vehicle, shown in the headline image above (© Land Rover). Each Land Rover Discovery Sport is fitted with a small Victron Energy inverter for AC power onboard.

Victron Energy equipment does not end there though, as every tour needs a backup vehicle with off-grid power. To coin the Victron motto, that means: Energy. Anytime. Anywhere. And there is plenty of it – with over 20kWh of Lithium-ion stored energy.Continue reading