New Battery Can Replace Back-Up Generator

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

SolarEdge Single Phase StorEdgeTM Solutions for North America

The new Resu 10H battery from LG Chem, can provide backup power to homeowners that are looking for other options to costly, noisy generators. When combined with a SolarEdge StorEdge inverter, it provides a single-inverter (DC-coupled) solution for both a solar PV system and a home battery, reducing energy loss and overall system costs. SolarEdge is a highly reputable and bankable company that has offered solutions for solar PV and battery systems since 2006.  The Resu 10H home battery is manufactured by LG Chem, an early-mover in the lithium-ion battery industry that has since become one of the world’s largest producers. It currently manufactures batteries for several electric vehicles, including the Chevrolet Volt, Ford Focus, and Hyundai Sonata. With its proven track record, LG is a veteran in the energy storage space.

Additional benefits:

  • Smart Energy Management – export control, time-of-use shifting, maximized self-consumption on, demand response and peak shaving capabilities
  • Backup power – automatically provides power to backed-up loads in the event of grid interruption
  • All-In-One solution uses a single DC optimized phase inverter to manage and monitor both PV generation and energy storage. Compatible with the LG Chem Resu battery

Specifications:

  • 400 Volts
  • 9.8 kW
  • Weight = 214#
  • Dimensions = 29″ x 35″ x 8″
  • Can be wall mounted
  • Max power = 5 kW
  • Peak power (10 seconds) = 7 kW