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Is a solar battery safe?

If you’re thinking about whether a solar battery might be right for your home, you might be wondering about safety. Like any household device, it’s […]

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How much do solar batteries cost?

The cost of solar batteries has been decreasing for a few years now, fuelled by the rise in electric vehicles, government rebates and increased demand […]

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Powering through blackouts: Ian’s solar battery story

For Ian Walker, the choice between a diesel generator and a solar battery was a no brainer.  Living in regional Victoria, Ian noticed the increasing […]

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What size battery do I need for my solar system?

When it comes to getting a solar battery, bigger isn’t necessarily better (but it is more expensive). The goal is to get a system that […]

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What type of battery for my solar panels?

So you’ve got solar panels and you’re ready to take the next step to add a battery. You may be thinking, what brand battery is […]

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Is solar battery tech really up-to-scratch?

Solar batteries are top of mind for solar households wanting to get in control of their energy and reduce their reliance on the grid. Falling […]

What you need to know about blackouts this summer

Blackouts (or power outages) can hit anytime, anywhere. They’re caused by a range of factors, but one of the most well-known and potentially destructive causes […]

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The big question: more solar panels or a battery?

Investing in a battery for your solar system is the logical next step in reducing your reliance on the grid and moving toward energy independence. […]

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Pay less for your solar battery package

The DC Sunny Saver battery package is DC Power Co’s high-quality home storage solution that comes with blackout protection and extended warranties. It’s just $5850. […]

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The bushfire emergency: fires, blackouts & solar safety

These past weeks and months we’ve been horrified to see the extent and impact of the devastating bushfires across the country.  Last week fires brought […]

A DC Power Co solar battery with protect you against blackouts, will maximise your use of solar energy and save you money on your bill.

Is it worth getting a solar battery?

When it comes to considering whether a solar battery is worth it, it’s important to think about what a battery could offer you. Batteries can […]

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How to make the most of your solar in summer

Summer’s here and that means it’s peak solar season! So how can you maximise the value you’re getting from your solar panels this summer? You […]