Solar Battery

The Good News and Ugly Truth of Battery Standard AS/NZS 5139

How do you respond when hit with another layer of compliance? Do you hit the brakes or do you hit the gas? And do you really need to wear a spacesuit when installing!?! The dreaded AS/NZS 5139 is now published and challenges installers to shape up or ship out. On first read it will look…

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How Not to Sell a Solar Battery

The pitfalls of rough estimations and shoddy modelling of battery systems Most solar retailers and installers selling batteries today are not equipped to provide customers with a reasonable statement of that battery’s performance. In other words, consumers are buying a solar battery that may not be fit for purpose. In solar, we’ve seen the fallout…

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