CAL LIC # 696218

Solar Battery Storage San Diego

Solar Battery Storage San Diego Services: For many years most solar systems were just grid tied. That is to say,  they are just tied into the grid without any battery back-up. They produce power when the sun is shining, run the meter backward when you are producing more energy than you are using. At night you draw from the utility grid.

A battery backup system can operate in a few different ways.

One option is a grid tied battery backup system. This type of solar system first charges the batteries then runs the house / connected loads from batteries and the solar panels through the inverter. In the event that the connected loads are not using the energy produced and the batteries are fully charged, the inverters turn the meter backwards selling the power to the utility company. If you are using more power than the solar system with batteries has available, you draw power from the utility grid.

More recently smart batteries like the LG Chem Resu 10h and the Tesla Powerwall have hit the market. These type of batteries allow you to work utility rates to your advantage. These smart batteries are excellent for off-setting new time-of-use rates or demand charges. You can charge these batteries during the day with the excess power produced by the solar system or from the grid at night when most people are sleeping and utility rates are at the lowest. The battery is then discharged in the evening or early nights when rates are the most expensive. These batteries also serve as back up power when the grid goes down.

Another option is a stand-alone battery back-up solar system where the system is not tied into the utility grid.
This type of system uses the sunlight to charge the batteries, then runs the house / connected loads from the batteries and the solar panels through the inverter.

 

Photos of Solar Battery Storage San Diego, CA

At the top of Mt. Palomar 1,720 amp hour battery set.

18 LG 360 Panels on Seasonal Tilt. This type of array is highly recommended when going off-grid, because you can tilt it to optimize production at different angles during different seasons.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This system is composed of 20 LG 355 watt panels that are wired into a 7.6kWatt SolarEdge StorEdge inverter. Also wired apart of this system are 2 LG Chem Resu 10h Batteries and one critical load panel.

48 - 1,425 amp-hour 2 volt batteries with an SMA Sunny Island off grid system

48 – 1,425 amp-hour 2 volt batteries with an SMA Sunny Island off grid system

132 - 170watt Sharp Solar panels feeding an SMA Sunny Island system

132 – 170watt Sharp Solar panels feeding an SMA Sunny Island system

8000watt Outback inverter with battery bank of eight 220 amp-hour batteries.

8000watt Outback inverter with battery bank of eight 220 amp-hour batteries.

solar battery storage San Diego 24 - 320watt SolarWorld panels feeding 8,000watt Outback off grid solar system.

24 – 320watt SolarWorld panels feeding 8,000watt Outback off grid solar system.

2-3600 Watt Outback Inverters with Charging System

2-3600 Watt Outback Inverters with Charging System

4,320 Watt solar system charging Outback battery backup bank

4,320 Watt solar system charging Outback battery backup bank

Please contact us by telephone at (760) 407-0500 or by email for more information on solar Battery Storage San Diego Services. With 30 years experience in the industry, we are confident that we can service your solar, electric, and battery needs.

View Our Work
Learn More About Solar
Follow Us on Facebook
Follow Us on LinkedIn