PowerBanx X6 Home Solar Battery Storage System 14.4 kWh Installed
This is a large battery system for your home, similar to the Tesla Powerwall, designed by Fuel Included Limited. You charge it from your solar panels while you are out so you get free electricity in the evening when you need it. If you are on the government feed-in tariff (FIT) scheme you are allowed to divert your solar into the PowerBanx and still get paid the FIT tariff and the export tariff. For when you don't have enough free solar e. In the winter you can top it up with Economy 7 electricity at night to give you half-price electricity during the day.
It is an intelligent system and can be programmed to automatically swap from mostly solar + some Eco7 in the summer to mostly Eco7 + some solar in the winter, for example. This particular system, the X6, comes with six batteries but can be expanded later (just by adding batteries) to a total of 8 batteries (19.2kWh). 6 x 2.4kWh batteries (14.4kWh total capacity, 11.2kWh usable capacity at 80% depth of discharge/DOD). These are advanced Lithium-Ion (Lithium Iron Phosphate) batteries - a particularly safe battery chemistry.
They include an advanced, in-built battery management system. The X6 system has a maximum output of about 3kW. Comes in a lockable metal enclosure - in either black or white. The enclosure shown has dimensions of 45cm x 60cm x 77cm. Larger enclosures are available to house up to 8 batteries at no extra cost.
Remote monitoring is available via a smartphone app. An emergency power supply is provided in the cost to use in case of a power cut. Optionally house circuits can be connected to power gas central heating, lighting, cooker, WiFi router, home office, etc. Free standing (though can be wall-mounted). Can be fitted in a UK loft (not an option for larger systems like the Powerwall). Installation by a fully qualified electrician included. There may be a requirement to notify your local Distribution Network Operator in which case the i.
Nstallation date will usually be scheduled within the following 2 weeks. The items will be delivered the day before installation or brought by the installer.
The item "PowerBanx X6 Home Solar Battery Storage System 14.4 kWh Installed" is in sale since Wednesday, March 14, 2018. This item is in the category "Computers/Tablets & Networking\Power Protection, Distribution\Uninterruptible Power Supplies". The seller is "fuelincluded" and is located in Midlands. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.
- Bundled Items: User Manual
- Bundle Listing: No
- Model: PowerBanx X6 ESS
- Country/Region of Manufacture: China
- Number of Outlets: 2
- Type: Stand alone
- Features: Remote Monitoring
- Surge Energy Capacity: Not Applicable
- Manufacturer warranty: 10 years
- MPN: PBX6
- Brand: PowerBanx
- Voltage Compatibility: 220V