With so many sizes, brands and setups on the market to is hard to know what you need, especially in a relatively new market. There are a couple of key figures you will need to know to evaluate your household energy needs and storage capacity suitability:
- Size of your current solar PV system
- The amount of energy your household is consuming and at what times of day is it being consumed
- Your feed-in-tariff (FIT)
- The appliances you regularly use and when
By identifying household consumption and patterns compared to the solar PV system generation, allows the gap to be recognised and a clear battery recommendation to be made. With the wide variety of battery capacities and systems available it is easy to set up a system to make your house run as efficiently as possible.
The Eveready® Energy Vault is a modular battery system, starting at 5.1 kWh of storage, expandable to a whopping 20.4 kWh.