You may ask yourself, What options do have have to ensure that when I loose power, my Pump, PLC, or other type of equipment may remain running and communicating during the outage.
Well, that depends on several factors. The most important being, what kind of power source does your devices operate on. If it is DC, then you ave a wide rage of options. Everything from simple battery backup connected to a transfer switch to a battery backup being kept charge from a Solar system or Wind turbine to a combination of both.
With such a wide range of alternative DC power source being available, it is no wonder why the low power XBee allows customers the ability to power these small but long range radios with anything from a small AA battery pack to a Solar panel to a small wind turbine capable of powering multiple devices.
To find out more about various Clean Energy renewable sources, go to NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory
May 10, 2019