Posts tagged as: Battery Storage

Wattwatchers CEO Gavin Dietz uses Solar Analytics and the solar smart monitor (by Wattwatchers) to understand his home energy use and dramatically reduce his energy costs. Gavin runs through the pros and cons of installing solar batteries now, or later here on the Wattwatchers blog - a great read. 

Solar Analytics customers are installing Tesla Powerwalls and using both systems to optimise and improve the value of their solar power systems. Read more for how the Speechley family are doing just that.

Two of our founders, CEO Stefan Jarnason and Commercial Director Dr Renate Egan attended the much anticipated Solar Supercharge National Action Summit in Brisbane last month, organised by Australian solar community organisation SolarCitizens. Stefan was among a handful of Australia's top solar champions to present to the audience on "The Grids of the Future: Smart Grids and Micro Grids". See Stefan's presentation below...

Being able to build accurate pictures of household solar generation and overall energy consumption down to 5-minute blocks gives Solar Analytics some powerful analytical opportunities.

A team of our people have been turning their attention to one of the big questions of our times for the distributed clean energy sector: when will the financial pay-off period for home battery storage reach a market tipping point?

Just how feasible is it for the average household to go off grid – and is it really worth it?

That's the question on the lips of many Australians considering investing in home battery technology.

With rising electricity prices and large upfront connection costs, choosing to go it alone for your electricity is becoming increasingly more attractive.

Before you cut the electricity company umbilical cord, let's take a look at what it really means and figure out if it's a smart move for you.