Solar battery storage systems

Batteries capture and store unused energy generated by your solar panels for you to use when the sun isn’t shining. By harnessing natural energy from the sun, it’s a cleaner, greener solution to powering your home and achieving energy independence.

Benefits of a solar battery

Make the most of rooftop solar and see how smart you can get with your energy.

Power your home at night

Store solar energy to use when the sun’s not shining.

Help lower your energy bills

Use less from the grid, and see the benefits on your bills.

Reduce your carbon footprint

Lead the way to a more renewable future.

How much can I save with a solar and battery package?

The amount you can save with a solar and battery package varies depending on several factors, including your location, energy usage, system size, and local electricity rates.

On average, homeowners can save from 20% to 80% on their electricity bills with solar and battery packages. However, it’s important to note that the savings will differ for each individual based on their specific circumstances.

Home solar battery systems

When it comes to renewable energy solutions, solar panels are just the beginning. You can maximise your solar savings with a home battery solution, which can be added to an existing solar system or included with your new solar system installation. 

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Tesla Powerwall

Powering greater energy independence


Designed for power energy storage, Tesla Powerwall can detect blackouts and provide backup battery power to your home if the grid fails.

  • 13.5 kWh usable capacity
  • Immediate power outage detection
  • For residential or light commercial use
  • 10 year performance warranty

Sungrow SBR HV 9.6

A flexible solution for your battery needs


Compact and light, this high-voltage lithium ion phosphate battery offers 100% usable energy. Its plug-in-play connectivity system makes installation a breeze.

  • 9.6 kWh usable capacity
  • Max charge and discharge current of 30A
  • Free blackout protection1
  • 10 year performance warranty

LG RESU10

Lightweight and compact solar storage


The LG RESU10 kWh capacity battery provides a high-quality and flexible solution for your solar battery needs.

  • 8.8 kWh usable capacity
  • Smart phone app monitoring
  • Indoor or outdoor application
  • 10 year performance warranty

 

Solar batteries and energy storage devices

Solar Batteries are a great choice if you want to lower electricity bills, increase your energy independence and reduce your carbon footprint.

Are solar batteries worth it?

Yes, solar batteries can be worth it as they offer several advantages. They provide energy independence by storing excess solar power for later use, reducing reliance on the grid and lowering electricity bills. Solar batteries also offer backup power during outages, ensuring continuous energy supply. They contribute to environmental sustainability by maximizing the utilization of clean, renewable solar energy.

Additionally, financial incentives and rebates available in certain areas can help offset the initial costs. However, the decision to invest in solar batteries should be based on individual factors such as energy usage, local electricity rates, and the availability of incentives, as well as considering the upfront costs and battery lifespan. Consulting with solar professionals can provide personalized insights to determine if solar batteries are worth it for your specific needs.

Do solar batteries protect against blackouts?

Yes, solar batteries can provide protection against blackouts. By storing excess energy generated by solar panels, these batteries can supply power to your home when the grid goes down, ensuring essential appliances and devices continue to function. Solar batteries act as a backup power source, allowing you to maintain electricity during outages and increasing your energy resilience by reducing reliance on the grid.

How do solar batteries work?

Solar batteries store excess electricity generated by solar panels for later use, typically using lithium-ion technology. This stored energy can be discharged to power your home’s electrical loads during periods of low solar generation or blackouts.

Do feed-in tariffs still apply if I have a battery?

Feed-in tariffs can still apply if you have a battery, but it depends on the specific regulations and policies of your region or utility company.