Exciting new solar battery technologies are becoming more affordable and are revolutionising the way we use energy. Solar energy produced in the day can now be stored in batteries for use in the evenings and over night.
The development of lithium ion batteries means the system is virtually maintenance free and operates seamlessly in the background. Batteries can also be hung on an outside wall for convenience. Rapid cost reduction has now made batteries a realistic environmental and financial investment.
Step 1 – Read our solar storage overview
The terminology of solar batteries explained with pictures of how each system operates.
Step 2 – Choose a battery
The most important component about solar storage is the solar battery. Expected battery life and warranty is extremely important. Find out more in our battery review.