Electrical Services Solar


Three 100 watt panels arranged around two Maxxair fans.

Four 100 watt panels are arranged around a Winegard WiFi booster, skylight, shower vent, and air conditioning unit.

Flatline rack to accompany many components.


Victron SmartSolar is the best option for photovoltaic MPPT charging. With each panel bringing in 18-20v, this charger accepts up to 100v, therefore four panels in parallel or eight in parallel & series. This uses solar to charge the house battery DC system.


KISAE makes a great device for solar charging and charging from the vehicle’s alternator. This uses solar and the car alternator to charge the house battery DC system.

Maximize your van’s electrical needs with Solar.  Professionally installed and guaranteed solar packages can keep you more comfortable off-grid and keep you powered up longer.  There are many variations of Electrical components for every van lifer’s needs.  Here at the Vanlife Collective we can help you capitalize on all of that spare room on top of your van. 

Flexible solar panels are always an option if there is no rack for rigid panels and also allows for an ultra-low clearance for garage parking.