There is no such thing as doing too much when it comes to enhancing security measures for your construction site or civil project. The peace of mind that comes with knowing your site or property is securely safeguarded is unrivalled, and it is essential to go the extra mile to ensure things are secure.
Thus, we believe selecting and installing security cameras, with a deterrent focus at the core of all its functions, provides a smart, efficient, and cost-effective solution for people and businesses wishing to set up a security system or improve existing security practices.
Despite their convenience, installing wired security cameras in settings like farms and construction sites is difficult. You might be unable to run the cables due to a lack of electricity, or the operation may become too expensive. Wifi is notoriously difficult to work within these environments. Radio transmissions, trucks, structures that go up after the Wifi is installed, all impede the signal.
And this is when solar security cameras come in handy. A solar powered security camera can be used to monitor off-grid locations or distant areas, ensuring that your security demands are met even in the most difficult of environments.
What Are Solar Security Cameras and How Do They Work?
Solar security cameras, also known as solar panel security cameras, use high-grade solar panels to get power from the sun’s rays and do not require any electricity or cables.
By using solar energy, you can get the most out of natural resources to charge and run solar-powered security camera systems while avoiding monthly charges and subscription fees.
And, in contrast to common beliefs, a solar security camera functions throughout all seasons, and even during rainy and cloudy days. Solar security cameras are made with rechargeable batteries, which store the excess electrical power generated by the solar panel for later use.
Benefits of Solar Powered Security Cameras
Ideal For Geographically Challenging Environments
As previously stated, solar powered CCTV is the best solution for monitoring locations where running cables is almost impossible. This is true for both power and video transmission. As a result, you may place the camera anywhere without worrying if there is power or not.
Some of the most common sites to install a solar-powered surveillance camera are construction projects, civil sites, farms, logistics, yards, vineyards, warehouses etc.
Easy Installation and Relocation
The installation of a solar powered wireless CCTV system is simple and quick because it is wire-free. There are no messy cables or holes to drill, making this a very cost-effective security solution.
Better yet, you may quickly relocate your solar security cameras as a project progresses or is completed, and then shift your cameras to a new location.
The solar system, often known as “green” energy, is one of the recommended sources of power that does not harm the environment. It utilises renewable sunlight, which does not pollute the environment like disposable batteries do.
Furthermore, putting in place the infrastructure to support traditional monitoring systems can be disruptive. Solar-powered security cameras don’t require any infrastructure and can help conserve regions like wetlands.
Ongoing Power Supply
The majority of solar-powered wireless security cameras come with large-capacity rechargeable batteries that act as power banks. As a result, your device works at night, as well as during rainy and cloudy seasons when sunlight is scarce.
You can view footage from your solar-powered wireless cameras on your internet enabled device. In most cases, the PC and mobile app software used for this allows you to link multiple cameras and view them in real time. As a result, it’ll be very handy if you need to add more devices in the future.
The main goal of installing a solar-powered security camera is to remain vigilant at all times. Even the most remote located property will be continuously safeguarded thanks to the integration of alert notifications and motion detection, with no security risks due to a power loss. Thus, increasing safety and giving you the peace of mind that no intruders will go unnoticed.
To learn more about our solar security deterrent solution or any other services in Auckland, Waikato or Hamilton, give Crosbies Security a call on 0800 113 262.