Carmanah Supplies US Army Training Center with Solar Power Charge Controllers

June 14, 2006
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Carmanah has received an order from the US Army for a large number of SG-4 solar power charge controllers. These units will be used for critical targeting equipment used during US Army training exercises and live firing exercises at the Yakima Training Center.

The Yakima Training Center, a 500 square mile military training facility located in the Yakima and Kittitas counties of eastern Washington, is available for military training and recreational activities.
For its scheduled training exercises, the US Army needed highly reliable, easy to wire solar charge controller.

About the SG-4 Solar Power Charge Controller

Carmanah’s SG-4 solar power charge controller features accurate pulse width modulated charging, full overload and reverse current protection, and internal temperature compensation. It includes field adjustments for either sealed or flooded batteries, and the “L” model features a low battery load disconnect. LEDs are used for charging and low battery indication. The SG-4 comes with a five-year warranty.

For more information on this project or Carmanah’s MAPPS Systems in general, please visit or contact:

Doug Broach

Industrial & Government Sales

Power Systems Group

Carmanah Technologies Corporation

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About Carmanah Technologies Corporation

Carmanah is an award-winning manufacturer specializing in energy-efficient technologies. The Company is currently focused on three technology groups: solar-powered LED lighting, solar power systems & equipment and LED-illuminated signage.

Carmanah is headquartered in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada and has branch offices and/or sales representation in 11 cities across Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. With more than 250,000 installations worldwide, Carmanah is one of the world’s premier suppliers of energy-efficient products.

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