For years, using batteries to store solar-generated electricity has been a distant dream. Now it's moved a step closer to being a part of the typical Australian home.
The arrival of affordable solar energy storage is a game changer.
It allows home owners to store electricity in cheaper off-peak periods and then use it during expensive evening periods when grid power costs rise.
Solar energy storage beats this problem.
But as with all new technology, there are often more questions than answers before the product is proven in the marketplace.