Battery / Guides

Product of the month: Aquion’s Aqueous Hybrid Ion saltwater home batte
Renewable energy

Aquion’s saltwater home battery

...battery is the need for twice as many to meet your demand. The absence of rare earth metals in the Aquion saltwater battery eliminates the need for extracti...

Off-grid home with solar PV & Battery backup
Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing

Thinking about renewable home energy and a battery backup?

...battery systems: In the earlier days of off-grid home construction and home power storage, the only home battery option on the market was the lead/acid variet...

Lithium-ion solar home battery
Solar photovoltaic

Lithium-ion solar home batteries

...battery effectively doubles their capacity. The second big improvement is the advent of ‘smart’ battery controls. Battery systems have always required a charg...

Thermal batteries for passive solar design
Efficient home design

Thermal batteries: how to passively store heat

...battery? Thermal mass of any kind can by definition be called a thermal battery, as it has the ability to store heat. In the context of a house, that means de...

Lifestyle and environment

Emergency preparedness guide for homes

...battery without first hooking up a solar array, nothing except the price maybe. They are not cheap. Basement flood prevention: Sump pump battery backup: Mos...

Solar panel installation
Solar photovoltaic

Ten questions to ask a solar panel contractor

...battery systems and you may be able to sell the excess energy you produce back to utility companies. Read here about The latest solar home battery technology on...

smart sewage backup device
Plumbing and water heaters

Sewage backup flood prevention and water leak notification on your device - our products of the month

...battery backups, so they continue to operate in the event of a power failure. © Inflotrolix 1. A fully automatic sewer backflow preven...

Dual axis solar tracker
Solar photovoltaic

Choosing between solar trackers and fixed solar panels mounts

...battery system for optimal benefit. If you are not storing solar power but count on it as a means to reduce your bills by supplementing grid power, you might ...

Electric vehicle charging station
Commuting

Electric Vehicles getting help from the provinces

...battery. The downside to electric vehicles: the power doesn't come from thin air, that's the first thing to realize. If you burn coal or gas to generate power...

Trinity portable wind turbine for charging devices
Wind power

The Trinity portable wind turbine will charge your gadgets on the go.

...battery capable of holding 15,000 mAh (enought to charge a cell phone up to six times). It has been designed with ease of use in mind, making it extremely simpl...

The Best Electric Car - Discover which EV is best for You
Lifestyle, location and commuting

The Best Electric Car - Discover which EV is best for You

...battery is the most expensive part of the car, to get a greater range means a bigger battery, and consequently a higher price. And you also need to consider you...