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When it comes to portable power storage and dispersal, not all products are created equal. The heli is not just a standard lantern, it has a wide array of uses. We here at heli want to make sure you get the maximum use of your heli lantern. Below are 5 surprising uses for the heli you might not know about:   1. Work Light Did you know your heli is a great source of extra light for work? You can place the heli literally anywhere. With the d-clip you can hang it overhead, or you can transform the 360 degree handle...

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We get questions from our customers about the different uses for the heli® all the time. Frequent questions are about functionality in the cold and at high altitudes. We have always been confident in its ability to provide power and light in the most extreme situations because of our lab testing, but we have always preferred real-world proof of how great the heli® is, and now we have it, thanks to Rob Mortell. Rob Mortell lives in Limerick, Ireland, and has been climbing for years. Rob has climbed the Matterhorn in Switzerland, Denali and North America and Ama Dablam in Nepal....

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I first came into contact with the heli® light it was called the K-Light, named after the Koinonia Foundation which I was interning with in 2010-2011. As a student of Sustainable Business at Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, Michigan I was intrigued and motivated to learn about how the solar-powered heli® light sat at the nexus of next-generation technology and philanthropy. I was given one to play around with: I tested the solar panels durability, the connectors and the lights range. I was impressed. Fast forward to post-internship and I was headed to northern Mexico to live in a community...

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When we designed the heli®, most of what we took into account was the down and dirty. It had to survive, not in a drawer or trunk, but in the real world. A world that is off-grid, rough, and sometimes unrelenting. It was built to survive dust and dirt, sudden downpours, inclement weather, humidity, and moisture. Most of all it had to survive the treatment from the customer who would be counting on its light and power while dealing with these harsh environments. It's designed to be used and relied on every day, no matter what is thrown at it. While this...

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