There are a number of factors to consider when researching the cost of solar batteries. As solar is an investment, it’s important to maximise the factors that will increase your return on investment. You can add significant value to the value of your property by adding solar plus storage to your home.
As it is a constantly evolving industry, it is important to stay up to date on changes in price points, supply and availability and the different types of solar power batteries for sale.
Many solar batteries are compared only by their cost per kilowatt hour. This is a relevant factor when comparing batteries of the same type across brands and models, but does not consider:
1. Battery Life Cycle
The number of cycles the battery takes before it needs replacing is naturally going to impact your long-term budget and the return on your solar investment. Striking a balance between affordability and quality products is essential.
2. Depth of Discharge
Solar power batteries cannot be drained of 100 percent of their capacity without causing damage to the system. Depth of discharge is what percentage of the battery capacity is able to be drained before it needs recharging.
3. Round Trip Efficiency
The amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery in relation to how much energy was put in. If 1kWh were put into the battery and 800Wh were extracted then the system has an 80 per cent round-trip efficiency.
In summary, it is difficult to make outright comparisons on the cost of solar power batteries for sale in relation to the many specifications that the systems can have. Therefore, reading reviews and keeping an awareness of the industry and the elements that affect the price-quality balance is the best way to decide what battery system suits your needs.
Brands of Solar Batteries Australia
- AllGrid Energy
- Aquion Energy
- Bosch Powertech
- Enphase Energy
- Juice Box
- Magellan Power
- Mercedes Benz
- Off Grid
- Samsung SDI
- Tesla Powerwall
- Trina Solar
- Zen Energy
- 360 Storage
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