Do I need a solar battery?
Simple solar panel systems do not require batteries to operate, however if you want to store energy for later use or send energy back to the grid at strategic times to capitalise on energy price variations, then a solar battery is a wise investment.
With Perth’s abundant amount of sunshine year around it makes sense to store daytime energy and utilise it when the sun goes down.
How do solar batteries work?
Solar batteries store the energy produced by your solar panels. This energy is drawn upon when the solar panels are not producing energy, such as at night. Electricity is drawn from the grid only when the battery is depleted. The solar battery will then send electricity back to the grid once it is fully charged, and you’ll only draw electricity from the grid when your battery is depleted.
What size solar battery would I need?
There are several solar storage options depending on your energy consumption. Talk to Stinson Air & Solar and we will customise a solar battery solution that best suits your needs and lifestyle.
Benefits of solar batteries for homes
- Significant electricity savings: With a solar and battery combination you can expect savings of up to 80% or more of your electricity bill!
- Energy independence: Less reliance on the grid equals less reliance on energy retailers
- Reduce your carbon footprint: do your bit for the planet.
- Future proof your home: it is expected future regulatory changes will allow business and households to trade rooftop generated electricity for better returns that then major retailers offer. Be future ready and reap the rewards!
What is the best solar battery?
Sonnen batteries have more market share than any other solar battery company globally and in our opinion are the market leaders.
Stinson Air & Solar are proud distributors of sonnenBatteries. Not just a battery, it’s an intelligent storage system that automatically adjusts the energy usage in your household. Known to be safe, economic and long-lasting, sonnen batteries are a high-tech storage system. The combination of a PV system and a sonnenBatterie will allow you to cover about 80% of your yearly energy requirement with self-produced and clean energy.
With storage sizes ranging from 5 kWh to 15 kWh the sonnenBatterie will power a detached house or a multi-family house. The sonnenBatterie’s energy capacity can be individually expanded in blocks of 2.5 kWh – should you ever feel the need to increase the power storage in your house.
What type of solar battery is right for my home?
Stinson Air & Solar offer a wide range of solar battery solutions to suit any home or budget. Talk to one of our friendly team about the size and price which will fit your current needs, and about how you can build on that in the future.
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