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residential storage buyers guide

The 2020 Residential Storage Buyer’s Guide is now available

From heavy-duty deep-cycle batteries all the way to full, future-proofed energy storage systems, there are a ton of options in the market to support a variety of customer and installer needs. To help sort through it all, we asked manufacturers in the residential energy storage space to explain what’s new and unique in their offering.


Webinar: Simplify Residential Energy Storage Sales with Panasonic

Webinar: Simplify Residential Energy Storage Sales with Panasonic

July 7, 2020 at 8:05 am 0 comments

Wed., July 29 at 2 p.m. REGISTER HERE With some analysts estimating that one in four residential solar installations will include energy storage this year, this presentation will explore how to simplify the sales process and increase your attachment ratio for residential energy storage using Panasonic’s EverVolt. EverVolt can beRead More

Residential Storage Buyer’s Guide 2020

Residential Storage Buyer’s Guide 2020

July 7, 2020 at 8:00 am 1 comment

Residential storage is a fledgling, exciting space right now for solar installers looking to diversify their services or expand. From heavy-duty deep-cycle batteries all the way to full, future-proofed energy storage systems, there are a ton of options in the market to support a variety of customer and installer needs.Read More

Electriq Power updates residential battery system with AC-coupled stacking, retrofit options

Electriq Power updates residential battery system with AC-coupled stacking, retrofit options

June 30, 2020 at 8:15 am 0 comments

Electriq Power has enhanced the capabilities of its PowerPod residential battery system amid growing demand for home battery solutions as more people work from home. California homeowners in particular can benefit immediately from a robust backup power resource as they prepare for wildfire season and recently announced Public Safety Power Shutoffs.Read More

Inside BlockEnergy’s Military-Tested Microgrid and the Future of Distributed Renewable Energy

Inside BlockEnergy’s Military-Tested Microgrid and the Future of Distributed Renewable Energy

June 29, 2020 at 12:58 pm 0 comments

Kirtland Air Force Base (KAFB) in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is one of the largest bases in the country and the most mission critical for the study of energy and renewables. Some of the most important military personnel are housed there in times of crisis, so energy security and resilience areRead More

Largest landfill solar + storage project in Massachusetts completed by CS Energy

Largest landfill solar + storage project in Massachusetts completed by CS Energy

June 23, 2020 at 11:42 am 0 comments

Integrated energy firm CS Energy completed a 4.5 MWdc solar project installed with a 3.8 MWh lithium-ion storage solution on a landfill cap site located in Amesbury, Mass. This massive solar-plus-storage system is part of a partnership between the City of Amesbury and Kearsarge Energy, a New England-based renewable energy developerRead More

Meet Energy Hub, SolarEdge’s new approach to home energy backup

Meet Energy Hub, SolarEdge’s new approach to home energy backup

June 23, 2020 at 11:03 am 1 comment

SolarEdge Technologies launched its new Energy Hub Inverter with Prism Technology this week, which combines its HD-Wave technology with the functionality of StorEdge in order to create a more flexible, simple-to-install home backup system. This builds on the company’s vision for a fully optimized smart home future as the EnergyRead More

Big deal: Sunrun and SCE team up on virtual power plant program

Big deal: Sunrun and SCE team up on virtual power plant program

June 22, 2020 at 10:50 am 1 comment

Sunrun and Southern California Edison (SCE), the largest utility in Southern California and the country as a whole, are teaming up to launch a virtual power plant. The partnership between Sunrun and SCE will demonstrate how residential rooftop solar and batteries support California’s ongoing transition to clean, reliable, locally-generated electricity.Read More

Vivint Solar customers can now be a utility resource via EnergyHub partnership

Vivint Solar customers can now be a utility resource via EnergyHub partnership

June 22, 2020 at 10:15 am 0 comments

EnergyHub has partnered with Vivint Solar to make their residential storage systems available as cost-effective grid-edge resources for utilities. Utilities can now use EnergyHub’s Mercury DERMS platform to manage behind-the-meter batteries from Vivint Solar customers for grid services, expanding efforts to improve grid health and incentivize the adoption of residential storage.Read More

Sonnen debuts ecoLinx 30 — a bigger, badder home energy storage system

Sonnen debuts ecoLinx 30 — a bigger, badder home energy storage system

June 19, 2020 at 9:51 am 0 comments

Sonnen announced the launch of the ecoLinx 30 intelligent energy storage system, which will integrate sonnen’s battery chemistry with solar, automation platforms and controllable breakers to provide an impressive, comprehensive clean energy solution for smart homes. The increased capacity of the sonnen ecoLinx 30 can power homes for longer periodsRead More

SK E&S and SUSI Partners select Stem to manage energy storage portfolio

SK E&S and SUSI Partners select Stem to manage energy storage portfolio

June 10, 2020 at 10:37 am 0 comments

Stem‘s artificial intelligence-driven energy storage software was selected to manage a portfolio of storage assets owned in partnership by SK E&S and SUSI Partners. The portfolio consists of 345 MWh and adds 25 new commercial and municipal Southern California Edison (SCE) customers in the Los Angeles area. “Stem stood outRead More