Solar and battery storage can be a very important investment. Batteries can provide backup power, help offload higher expensive electricity rates during the day, and be used everyday with no maintenance, not to mention tax credit eligible when paired with solar. Look at solar + storage instead of purchasing a generator!
A solar with storage system gives you the same peace of mind that a generator would but it can transfer your loads off grid in milliseconds, offering interruption free backup. You'll also use your battery all year long to negate expensive "Time Of Use" utility charges and further offset your electricity bill!
With the solar plus storage option you can now store energy from the sun during the day and use it in the evenings, making you less reliant on the grid. You stay grid connected most of the time with your solar installation, but provide the majority of your energy needs from your own power plant.
Yes! The size of your battery system + solar will determine how much power you will have in a grid outage situation.
The batteries we use can be charged from both the grid or solar installation . However, installing with solar allows you to receive the 30% investment tax credit.
The batteries Radical Solar Energy uses are warrantied for 10-15 years with daily cycling but have been proven to last longer. Tesla Powerwall batteries utilize the same technology in their vehicles, which are currently lasting 400,000+ miles!
Yes, The battery Radical Solar Energy uses is made up of Lithium Ion Ferrous phosphate, which means it will not "catch fire" like some car batteries. They are quiet, touchsafe, and indoor/outdoor rated.
Solar installation plus storage tends to be a little more expensive than people expect. But contact us and we will be happy to give you a quote!