Quake Hits, Power Is Gone, Hello Solar
After a major quake, we have no power. Here are three lights that will be helpful (not intended to be comprehensive!):
Nightlight with emergency light when power fails:
They are currently out of stock, but it’s worth waiting for (recommended by my friend and preparedness guru Matt Springer, who suggests putting a piece of masking tape over the nightlight if it’s too bright for you). $10
4 hours full bright, 8 hours less bright. Use solar charge or USB port:
http://tinyurl.com/Rechargeable-LED-Outdoor-Solar $17 on Amazon.
Solar + battery flashlights:
Package of 2, $17, from Amazon:
We’ve now installed over 2,050 automatic gas shut-off valves in the last 10 years! If you already have yours, get your neighborhood organized. The more homes that have them, the safer everyone is.