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Government Grants for Home Battery Storage Systems

Government Grants for Home Battery Storage Systems

While the cost of solar panels and battery storage has decreased as the technology has improved, they are still a substantial investment. As the price has reduced, so has the number of years to break even, making them a more financially viable investment. This said,...
What Size Solar Battery Do I Need in the UK?

What Size Solar Battery Do I Need in the UK?

Installing a solar battery is vital to your self-sustaining household energy system. A solar battery allows you to store the energy generated by the sun during the day and use it when needed. Most households consume most of their energy during the evening when...
VAT On Solar and Battery Storage

VAT On Solar and Battery Storage

Before December 2023, all solar batteries were subjected to 20% VAT. However, in December 2023, the government acknowledged that implementing a 0% VAT on solar batteries would be beneficial in encouraging householders to embrace new technologies and work towards a...
What is a Solar Battery?

What is a Solar Battery?

A solar battery is a system for storing the energy generated by your solar panels until such a time as you need to use that energy. Solar panels have been around for many years, but their main flaw has been that the energy they produce must be used when it is...
Getting Started With Home Battery Storage Without Solar

Getting Started With Home Battery Storage Without Solar

People tend to assume that you must have solar panels fitted on your home to install a home battery storage system, but this isn’t the case. More and more people are choosing to have a home battery storage system fitted without solar panels. This may be so that...
What Is Battery Energy Storage?

What Is Battery Energy Storage?

Battery energy storage is storing energy generated by natural resources, such as sun, wind, or tidal, and stored for when needed. Renewable energies are an incredible way to produce power as we transition away from fossil fuels, but they have one crucial problem....