Solar Energy: Your Questions and Answers

 

got here Return to SolarUK's Frequent Questions and Answers page

Size and Capacity of Battery Storage Systems

Our Answer


How are battery systems sized

A battery storage system has two critical sizing parameters, one is the power of the system. This is the amount of power the system can charge and discharge at measured in KW or AMPS.
The second critical parameter is the battery storage capacity, this is a measure of the amount of energy that can be stored in KWhours or AmpHours. This value can be difficult to compare as different battery technologies and different manufacturers use different specification measurements!
Please link to the web page explaining the terms in more detail
http://www.solaruk.com/battery_system_sizing.asp

Interested in generating your own renewable energy? It's easy

Simply enter your postcode here to start by using our property / roof locator:

 

 
 

BBA Approved Product NICEIC Domestic Installer niceic recc checkatrade chas worksafe solartrade constructionlineEnergy Technology List

 
SOLARUK LIMITED, VANTAGE POINT, NORTH TRADE ROAD, BATTLE, EAST SUSSEX, TN33 9LJ
REGISTERED IN ENGLAND NO: 04075786     VAT NO: 762 2525 38     Copyright SolarUK 2000-2017 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED