Solar batteries

Complete review of the Q CELLS Q.HOME solar battery

Catherine Lane

September 16, 2021

Complete review of the Q CELLS Q.HOME solar battery

Q CELLS released its home solar battery storage solution, Q.HOME. Should you choose it over other solar batteries like the Tesla Powerwall or LG Chem?

Reviewing SunVault, SunPower’s new solar battery

Ana Almerini

August 27, 2021

Reviewing SunVault, SunPower’s new solar battery

SunPower is a trusted solar panel manufacturer and their SunVault storage battery fits their high standard and will keep your appliances running whenever you need it to.

Complete review of the Panasonic EverVolt

Ana Almerini

August 21, 2021

Complete review of the Panasonic EverVolt

Learn more about the Panasonic EverVolt, a solar battery that can be installed with or without Panasonic solar panels.

The best solar batteries of 2022: find the right one for you

Catherine Lane

August 18, 2021

The best solar batteries of 2022: find the right one for you

A ranking of the best solar batteries of 2022 which includes a helpful energy storage buyer's guide.

Enphase battery: everything you need to know

Catherine Lane

August 5, 2021

Enphase battery: everything you need to know

Enphase now has a couple of solar storage options, including backup batteries and a system that can generate electricity even when the grid is down.

Solar battery buyer’s guide: how to choose the right home battery

Catherine Lane

July 21, 2021

Solar battery buyer’s guide: how to choose the right home battery

The factors you need to consider when shopping for a home solar battery, including price, power rating, lifespan, safety rating, and more.

How is solar energy stored?

Catherine Lane

July 12, 2021

How is solar energy stored?

Solar energy storage lets you save excess solar electricity for later, which comes with a number of benefits, including backup power and bill savings.

Electriq PowerPod 2 solar battery: complete review

Catherine Lane

April 29, 2021

Electriq PowerPod 2 solar battery: complete review

A breakdown of the Electriq PowerPod 2 LFP battery, its features, and whether or not it’s worth considering for your home battery storage.

What is a solar charge controller and why are they important?

Ben Zientara

March 25, 2021

What is a solar charge controller and why are they important?

Everything you need to know about solar charge controllers, including what they are and the best ones on the market.

2022 review: the Panasonic EverVolt battery and solar modules

Ana Almerini

March 9, 2021

2022 review: the Panasonic EverVolt battery and solar modules

Panasonic has released EverVolt solar panel modules that will work in conjunction with the EverVolt battery. Pair them together for energy independence.

Top 4 benefits of solar batteries in 2022

Catherine Lane

February 2, 2021

Top 4 benefits of solar batteries in 2022

Discover the 4 biggest benefits of pairing your solar panels with solar batteries, including lower electricity bills, backup power, energy independence, and a reduced carbon footprint.

The best uses for nickel cadmium (Ni-Cd) batteries

Dan Hahn

January 7, 2021

The best uses for nickel cadmium (Ni-Cd) batteries

Are Nickel Cadmium (Ni-Cd) batteries the best fit for home solar? We answer this question while explaining this type of battery’s applications and how it works.