Battery 101

Energy Storage is quickly becoming a must in the renewable energy market. There is no better way to protect your solar investment and add convenience in a blackout.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, when the sun is present, your solar system will recharge the batteries and provide power directly to your home. You can essentially continue this pattern for months on end, if necessary.

A: Every installation will include an “supported loads” panel.

This panel is used to safely distribute backup power to essential loads, such as your: refrigerator, lights, radio and other necessities that are essential in the event of a blackout.

In the event you need to rely on your battery, how long it lasts depends on you, and how many sources are pulling from the battery. Your backup battery should last between 2-12 hours without needing a recharge.

You need at least 8-12 solar panels to charge your backup battery, but the size of your system is dependant on your power usage. Contact a member of our team to learn more!

No. There is no regular maintenance for your battery.  Once it is installed it is good to go!