When it comes to emergency lighting, flashlights and lanterns rule. The problem, however, is that they require a power source, be it batteries, propane, or some other type of fuel. There are candles, of course, but candles do eventually burn out, plus, in some environments and especially around children, candles can represent a safety hazard.
The option of choice, for many, is solar lighting. Indeed, I have a SunBell that gives off a lot light and is easily recharged, even on a cloudy day.. . . Read More