Finding ways to combat the inconveniences of load shedding has become important in many households across South Africa. This handy rechargeable bedside lamp is perfect for keeping next to the bed. If you wake up during the night and need to make your way to the bathroom or kitchen during periods of load shedding, simply switch it on, pick it up by the handle and take it along with you. It charges via USB, is dimmable and switches between warm and cool white light.
This rechargeable LED emergency light is the ultimate fixture to keep in your house or car, especially if you are often on the road in the dark. It’s solar-powered, but can be electrically charged as well. It takes between of 8 to 12 hours to fully charge and offers two strengths of cool white light, depending on your needs and how much battery life is available. It also features a USB port for charging small devices, such as a cell phone.
This rechargeable LED GU10 works like any other ordinary GU10 lamp but, when the power supply is cut, you can simply switch it on to activate the light. It offers up to 2 hours of illumination and is charged up when the light is turned on. Rechargeable bulbs are a great option for when load shedding kicks in, but are also ideal if you’re a renter. They allow you to create temporary light fixtures in the home without the need for rewiring. Another benefit of these lamps is their energy efficiency, as they don’t produce as much heat as traditional Halogen GU10 lamps.
Outdoor hanging lanterns add character to exterior spaces and evoke a sense of nostalgia. This black rechargeable solar design is no exception and offers the added benefit of not relying on electricity. Because it is solar powered, no wiring is required, making it easy to position anywhere from entrance ways, patios and even on garden walls. This design is available in both black and copper colours.
This versatile fixture is the Lutec LED solar charged spike, which can be inserted into the ground as is, or mounted directly onto a wall by simply removing the spike. There are two in a pack, making them ideal for outdoor spaces where additional illumination is needed most.
Another load shedding solution that will make life easier is this rechargeable LED emergency light. Taking between 8 to 10 hours to fully charge via the cable supplied, this fixture offers up to 6 hours of illumination and can also be used as a power bank when fully charged. With a width of 67mm, a height of 130mm and a depth of 30mm, its compact size makes it ideal for keeping in a bedside drawer or kitchen cabinet.