Interest in home batteries to store energy from solar systems has been rising steadily in recent times, with early adopters trying the variety of batteries on the market.
To help people make informed choices, ReNew Magazine has included an Energy Storage Buyers Guide in its latest issue, including case studies of people who have had different battery systems installed.
What should you consider when looking to buy a battery system? What are the types on the market? Which battery chemistry is best? What size system should you buy? What about energy management, safety and upgrades? ReNew answers the essential questions.
As well as energy storage, the magazine has an in-depth exploration of energy monitoring and efficiency.
Expert Alan Pears discusses the enormous savings possible from energy efficiency, Richard Keech shares some of the all-too-common problems he sees in modern homes, ReNew takes a look at using a heat pump for hydronic space heating and hot water, as well as home energy monitoring and management systems.
All this and more in the latest issue of ReNew: technology for a sustainable future!