Tag: batteries

Grid Outage: How Much Home Battery Storage is Needed?

This September 28, 2022 story in The Conversation did an excellent job of explaining battery backup during grid outages: Hurricane Ian: When the power grid goes out, could solar and batteries power your home? By Stacy Morford, Environment & Climate Editor | The Conversation Authors:… Continue Reading “Grid Outage: How Much Home Battery Storage is Needed?”

44-Ton Heavy Duty Electric Trucks

“Volvo Trucks hit another milestone Wednesday, as the heavy-duty truck maker announced its massive 44-ton electric trucks are hitting the production line. With the addition of three of its heaviest electric truck models, Volvo now has a six heavy-duty EV lineup – the largest in… Continue Reading “44-Ton Heavy Duty Electric Trucks”

US Residential Energy Storage had its Strongest Quarter to Date

Demand is rising in the residential segment as solar installers continue to add storage to their product offerings. The U.S. market installed over 2,608 MWh of energy storage capacity in the second quarter of 2022. KELLY PICKEREL | SOLAR POWER WORLD | SEP 14,… Continue Reading “US Residential Energy Storage had its Strongest Quarter to Date”