For business owners who have had the foresight and wisdom to have a solar energy system installed to lower their energy bills, you must understand the role of the solar batteries that are part of that solar system. Whilst much of the attention rightly focuses on the role that solar panels play in generating electricity, the system would not be complete, as useful, or as efficient without its solar batteries.
In this blog post, we plan to outline everything you need to know about solar energy system batteries so that you understand their role, or if you are still contemplating what solar energy system to install for your business, to help you can make a more informed choice regarding your solar batteries.
Solar Batteries 101
Solar batteries store the excess energy generated by your business’s solar panels, allowing you to use them later when the sun is no longer shining, such as during the night or on cloudy days. If it were not for the solar batteries, every time there was little to no sunshine you would be relying on grid-generated electricity.
Solar batteries, therefore, help you reduce your business’s reliance on grid-supplied electricity but at the same time, they can also save your business money by reducing how much of that electricity it uses.
Three Benefits Of Solar Batteries To Your Business
Benefit #1 – Energy Independence: Solar batteries undoubtedly give you far greater control over your business’s energy usage. By storing excess solar energy generated during the day, you will have a reliable backup power source during power outages or periods of high electricity demand. This can be critical for certain types of business and also those which operate 24 hours per day.Read More