Types of Lithion-ion Battery Chemistries and Applications

Lithium batteries are a type of rechargeable battery. The most common types you will find in the market is the  lithium-ion NCA used in electric vehicles , lithium-iron phosphate used for off grid and renewable energy applications, and lithium metal polymer that you find in our portable devices such as phones. These batteries have a … Read more

Best LIFEPO4 Deep Cycle Battery

While lead acid make for a great hobby when leaving off grid; adding distilled water, venting for dangerous gasses and the heavy lifting.  Well if you enjoy that type of stuff you don’t need to be switching to lithium.  Lithium batteries remove the hassle of having to keep track of your batteries all the time. … Read more

How to Protect and Maintain your Solar Batteries

Taking care of solar batteries ensures you prolong their life, reduces your costs and ensure you avoid issues with your system.  These problems include your battery draining, overheating, gassing and even a dead battery. We have listed some of the devices and methods you can use to protect your battery and have an efficient solar … Read more

How to Build a Battery Bank for home

A battery bank will help you get the power you need when the grid goes down or during tough weather conditions. Battery banks are also great for storing solar energy so that it can be used at night, cloudy days, or while on vacation on your off grid cabin.   A battery bank should ensure … Read more

Best Batteries for Solar Power Storage Off-Grid

One of the main reasons people set up a solar backup system in their homes is for use in case of an emergency. In many emergencies, the electricity from the power grid is no longer accessible. A backup will ensure you remain relatively comfortable while being able to run basic loads in your home.  Electricity … Read more

What is the Difference between Deep Cycle and Starter batteries?

The most important thing to consider before buying is the use to which you will put the battery once you own it. Then match the construction of the battery to its intended use. While both deep cycle batteries and starter batteries are lead acid batteries their uses totally differ and are different in how they … Read more

Types of Rechargeable batteries for Solar Panels

Solar Energy System generate power during the day as the sun shines on the solar panels and depending on the system it will power your devices and have enough to store for later. Solar power can be used to recharge many types of batteries from consumer level AA batteries all the way up to 48V … Read more

Best Rechargeable Batteries for Solar lights

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Solar lights are ideal for gardens, decks, and walkways and can be used anywhere where you would use conventional lighting. The really great advantage of solar lighting is how economical it is as it uses Solar which is considered a free source of energy and is low maintenance. However at some point you may need … Read more

All about Motorcycle Batteries

For a safe and secured motorcycle riding it is always important to maintain and take proper care of all parts and accessories of the motorcycle. Motorcycle battery is one of the most important parts of the motorbike and many a thing depends directly on the smooth running of the batteries. It is a good bike … Read more

What is the Best Marine Battery for Solar

Sunlight is only available for a couple of hours each day for meaningful use with solar panels.  You’ll need to store the excess energy for later use at night when there is no sunlight or pull constant power even in bad weather conditions.  So you need a battery that will provide long periods of discharge … Read more