19 March 2021
Is it worth investing in solar PV with batteries at home?
Installing solar panels to offset energy costs and reduce the environmental impact of their homes has been gaining popularity with homeowners in recent years. On a global scale, an increasing number of countries are similarly encouraging the installation of solar photovoltaics (PV) at residential buildings to increase the share of renewable energy in their energy mix and enhance energy security. Despite the promising advantages this mode of electricity generation offers there are still a number of challenges that need to be overcome.
Batteries to store excess electricity
Solar PV electricity generation peaks during the day when electricity demand is low, resulting…