LG Chem Battery
The LG Energy Storage System (ESS) is a self-sufficient solar storage battery and energy management system designed for the grid-connected home customer. The LG RESU battery is an excellent on-demand power supply during the night or power backup during a grid outage. The lithium-ion battery is compatible with any solar panel, including LG solar panels, and a variety of solar inverters from LG, SMA, SolarEdge and others.
The LG RESU-Prime has a relatively lightweight design that can be floor or wall-mounted. There is a ten-year manufacturer warranty from LG that promises at least 70% of original capacity in 10 years.
LG RESU-Prime batteries are rated to 6000 cycles. That is more than to 16 years if discharged every day. The LG RESU comes in two basic types; the HV (higher voltage) 400V models offered in US markets. and the 48V model available in other markets.
The LG RESU 400V comes in two models, 10 kWh 10H-Prime and the 16 kWh 16H-Prime. The 10H can be floor or wall-mounted, while the 16H is a floor-mounted unit. The Type R models are compatible with SOLAREDGE ENERGY HUB INVERTERS. Up to two battery units can be connected to a single inverter for modular storage expansion
LG Electronics has a long history of leadership in the electronics market. Since 1958, they have been a mainstay in home entertainment, mobile communications, appliances, air solutions, and vehicle components. LG operates in 128 countries with 83,000 employees. In 1995, LG began its solar products with PV traffic signs and PV clock towers. Through the years LG expanded its products to the solar market with decades of research and development behind them.
Some SunWatts Solar Kits have the option to be upgraded to include LG Batteries. Check out the LG RESU home solar batteries to see if they are the right fit for your custom solar kit!