Welcome to the Exciting World of Marlec Engineering
Marlec was formed in Rutland in 1978 and is proud to be a UK Manufacturer of small Wind Turbines, and a UK Distributer of Solar Panels for battery charging and remote off-grid power supply solutions. Our range of Rutland Windchargers are well known as a simple, reliable, quiet and efficient wind turbine that has been used worldwide by sailors, farmers and off-grid power specialists for over 30 years.
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This is an extract from an article written by Renate Johns for Sail World on 14th April 2014. The full article can be found here. 'Harald Sedlacek in the 4.0m (16ft) boat that took him across the Atlantic in 87 days' . It was an extraordinary family affair. The attempt to cross the Atlantic in…Continue Reading...
60 years ago, in 1954, Messrs Pearson, Fuller and Chapin from Bell Laboratories USA announced the invention of the first modern silicon solar cell. These cells had an efficiency of approximately 6% and were hailed as being able to revolutionise remote power supply. Cell technology and efficiencies have improved greatly since the days of those…Continue Reading...