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How much could I save with a solar battery?

If you’ve ever considered adding a solar battery to your solar system, you’ve probably thought about the potential savings it could deliver on your electricity […]

Blackout checklist: Know what to do when the power goes out

Blackout checklist: Know what to do when the power goes out

Blackouts are now a reality in Australia, with extreme weather and heat putting increased strain on the electricity grid.  The important thing to remember is […]

Scott's solar battery story

Why I got a solar battery: Scott’s story

When it comes to getting a solar battery, Scott will tell you “there’s almost no reason not to do it.” Why? For Scott, a big […]

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What to look for in a solar battery: Hazel’s story

If you’ve got a solar system, chances are you might have thought about getting a solar battery. They’re growing in popularity by the year, in […]

Video: Solar battery myths busted

Solar battery myths busted: Myth #3, batteries are really expensive

Missed myth #2? Catch up here.   Myth #3: Batteries are really expensive Fact: Solar batteries don’t have to break the bank Greater demand for […]

Video: Solar battery myths busted

Solar battery myths busted: Myth #2, the bigger the battery, the bigger the savings

Missed myth #1? Catch up here.   Myth #2: The bigger the battery, the bigger the savings Fact: Most households just can’t fill a big […]

Video: Solar battery myths busted

Solar battery myths busted: Myth #1, the tech isn’t up to scratch

We believe solar batteries are the way forward for solar homes but there’s still a lot of misinformation out there. So we’re setting it straight […]

Infographic: How does blackout protection work?

How does blackout protection work?

Have you ever wondered how a solar battery works when the power goes out? It’s called blackout protection and it is a really valuable feature. […]

Couple looking at solar battery financing

Financing for solar batteries: what are your options?

At DC Power Co, we know that one of the hurdles for people looking to get a battery is the cost of investment. So we […]

DC Sunny Saver + Service Stream infographic

Battery installation your way. And it won’t break the bank

We want our customers to have a choice over who installs their solar battery, but we also know convenience is key. So we’re teaming up […]

Beyond premium feed-in tariffs infographic

Beyond the 40c+ feed-in tariff. Where to next?

Are you lucky enough to be getting 40c or more for every kilowatt hour (kWh) of solar power you send to the grid? If so, […]

How much does battery installation cost infographic

How much does it cost to get a solar battery installed?

Thinking about a solar battery but not sure how much the installation will cost? As a rough estimate, the cost of battery installation is usually […]