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Can you charge a battery from the grid?

2nd May 2024
Can you charge a solar battery from the grid? This is a question we get asked frequently and the answer is yes, a battery can be charged from the grid. The ideal solar power system combines solar panels, a solar storage battery and the grid.  Solar pane...
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Virtual Storage – the facts

9th April 2024
What is Virtual Storage Capacity™ and why is it important? You will hear lots about virtual storage capacity when it comes to battery storage from Soltaro. This new take on energy storage is creating a buzz in the storage sector and for good reason....
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Making the switch to Electric

4th April 2024
Thought about making the switch to electric? Lets talk about Gas first off. It’s a fossil fuel that we’ve have used successfully in our homes for almost a century. Gas stoves, albeit invented back in 1826, were made popular during the 1920’s and have been i...
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Queensland Battery Booster Rebate – The facts

14th March 2024
Following on from the battery rebate in Victoria, Australia, Queensland have followed suit with their Battery Booster Rebate. Battery Booster Rebate Eligibility Aimed at households with a combined income of less than $180,000, this rebate is a great way...
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Qendercore Smart Home Solution

16th February 2024
What is the Qendercore Smart Home Solution? You have heard us mention the Qendercore smart home in many of our articles, literature and advertising. However, you may not know exactly what it is and why it is so revolutionary in its purpose. In this articl...
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VAT free Batteries in the UK, yes please!

22nd January 2024
Vat free batteries - UK After some months of promises and speculation, the date has finally arrived. 20% VAT has officially been scrapped for solar battery installations in the UK. Welcome news for the thousands of people wishing to invest in this solid pi...
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Air Source Heat Pumps – What are they all about?

22nd December 2023
With the sea of renewable tech available, you may have heard ASHP or Air Source Heat Pumps being mentioned frequently.  They’ve been around since the 1940’s with a surge in popularity during the 1970’s, but today’s technology makes them a no brainer for the...
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Electrify your home

10th October 2023
Time to go green & cut carbon – the electric way By going ‘All Electric’ you are embracing the future of energy. Losing the gas fired appliances and switching to electric is the fast way to cut your carbon emissions. By ‘electrifying your home’, you ar...
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SOLAR AIR CONDITIONING: A COMPLETE GUIDE

26th September 2023
Air Conditioning is a necessary piece of kit for your home or business to keep temperatures down in warmer climates. This essential cooling aid was invented back in 1906 by a New York-based inventor called Willis Carrier. He called it an ‘apparatus for ...
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The Duck Curve and Solar Explained

26th September 2023
Solar power is without doubt the most mainstream way to self generate power for the majority of us. Embraced by millions of homes and businesses worldwide, it harnesses the power of the sun.  With so many solar panels generating energy, it has caus...
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