From Wall Street to Main Street, deploying microgrid technology integrated with storage has captured the attention of futurists and business people alike. Last April Wal-Mart launched 17 microgrid...
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Lead-Acid batteries are still the most common form of energy storage for photovoltaic systems. A lead-acid battery charges, stores, and discharges energy based on a chemical reaction of the metal...
1) How often do I need to charge or "top off" my lead-acid batteries? Maintaining your batteries is the key ingredient to ensuring that your battery bank reaches its designed life...
Types of Lead Acid Batteries (Wet / AGM / Gel) Wet (aka Flooded) Wet batteries are generally less expensive than the two other main types, AGM and Gel. A well-maintained wet battery...
Energy Storage Frameworks to Accommodate High Levels of Solar Penetration While Addressing Inadequate Rate Recovery Energy storage, at both the residential and utility scale, stands to address...
Sanyo HIT panels could be an attractive solution on my sailboat, however Sanyo excludes installations in marine environments from their warranty.Kyocera apparently warrant panels in marine...
I don't get a lot of sunshine. I need a diesel generator. Does this affect the type of batteries I need?