Energy storage technology has been around for years, but solar battery backup system is relatively new in the market. Solar batteries offer significant economic benefits to homeowners, but their price tag doesn’t make financial sense to everyone. Here are some benefits of having a home battery storage that are sure to change minds.
Saving Dollars With Solar Plus Storage
Whether we can save more money by installing a solar battery backup, depends on how our electric utility company charges us. In states with net metering, we receive a credit on the utility bill for every kilowatt-hour of solar energy that we send back to the grid. This credit can be used later, when we need more electricity than our solar panels are generating. For homeowners like this, a solar battery will not help increase their savings because the electric grid provides the same financial benefit as a solar battery.
However, some electric utility companies are changing the prices in ways that is sure to make socontinue reading →