While the concept of a home battery storage system is not new to Australians, the Tesla Powerwall unit has been highly anticipated.
The Powerwall is a 7 kilowatt hour (kWh) lithium-ion-battery system that stores electricity generated from rooftop solar panels (or PV panels) during the day so that electricity can be used at night during the peak-usage times.
The system has attracted a cult-like following in recent months after the announcement that Australia would be one of the first countries to have access to it.
The first installations of the Tesla Powerwall are now underway and have a 10-year warranty period…Find out more.
Source: Amy Sherden, Digital Producer – ABC