Beginner Video on RV Solar Power – How Much Do You Need?
Learn the basics of using solar power while RVing.

By: James & Stef Adinaro

In addition to a general overview of how solar power works, this video will share insights into how much solar power is actually necessary if using it to power your RV while dry camping.

Important RV solar power topics included:

  • How RV solar works
  • System components of solar
  • How much solar do you really need?
  • Solar charging sources
  • Electrical usage scenarios
  • Variables that affect energy recovery
  • How to estimate solar output

If you have questions after watching the video, please head over to this page on The Fit RV's website to join the discussion! 

Want more beginner tips? Watch these other RV basics videos by The Fit RV: electrical systems, freshwater plumbing, dumping your tanks, winter RVing, and dry camping.


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User commented on March 25, 2024 12:15 AM
Thanks! That was a great primer. It will be useful to go back to it while we’re camping!
User commented on March 25, 2024 1:40 AM
Excellent presentation as always. Thank you very much James and Winnebago.