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Solar Battery Storage Solutions


Everything you need to know about hybrid and off-grid battery solutions in Australia

MLEC Solar are experts in solar battery storage for residential and commercial solar systems in Australia. Solar battery storage systems provide even greater benefits by storing your solar-generated energy for use at night, on low-light days or during high demand periods. With solar battery prices becoming more affordable, now is the time to make the switch to solar or add a battery to your current system.
  • We only stock the very finest, long-lasting solar batteries
  • Totally in-house installation teams - we don't use sub-contractors
  • Complete in-house aftercare team
  • Expert solar consultants on hand to guide you through the entire process
  • We are Perth’s most trusted solar company with a reputation for excellent quality and service
  • WA Owned and Operated
  • We’re a family business
  • 20-year workmanship warranty
  • Access to a wide variety of industry leading products, manufactured all over the world
Our stock of quality solar batteries come from world-leading manufacturers such as Tesla, Senec, Sofar and Growatt. Our consultants can advise on the best solution to meet your current needs while ensuring your system is future-proofed for battery storage advancements. If you’re looking to invest in solar panels and you’re seeking battery storage for your system, contact the team at MLEC Solar to assist you with the installation and maintenance.

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Options for Solar Batteries in Australia

Hybrid systems – grid-connected solar + battery

Hybrid solar storage systems refer to home and commercial solar systems which are connected to the grid and a battery. During the day, the house or premises will use the solar power first. Any excess power generated by the solar panels during the day will charge the battery for use at night or during low light days.
We can advise on the best solar battery storage configuration for your Australian home or premises. 

Off-grid systems – battery only, no grid connection

Off-grid systems have no grid connection which means all the power comes from the solar panels and battery. Off-grid systems need higher capacity than grid-connected systems and have a number of additional complexities that need to be considered, such as inverter capability and energy management.
Our team will work closely with you to design the most effective off-grid solar battery storage system to ensure your power needs are met. For more info see our solar packages.


Solar Batteries FAQs

Are solar battery systems worth it?

Battery systems are becoming more and more viable, especially with the recent drop in the feed-in tariff for your unused power. The price of solar battery storage in Australia is also continually dropping, with some batteries now having a return of less than five years. Feel free to speak with one of our consultants to find out more about the costs involved with your solar panel system and battery storage.

Can I attach a solar battery to my existing solar panel system?

If you are producing more units from your solar system than you need, you can preserve the excess energy by adding a battery charger kit that allows the excess power to charge your battery rather than just going back to the grid for a small feed-in tariff. MLEC Solar can assist in installing solar batteries as part of your system.

Will my solar system allow me to watch Josh Kennedy keep kicking goals during a blackout?

Your solar system alone does not have the capabilities to power your home during a blackout, however If you opt for a complete solar and battery combined system, you will have the option of adding a backup function, at an additional cost, which allows one power point to operate during a blackout - until your battery is flat.


For total blackout backup, the Tesla Powerwall 2 battery system is equipped with a standard feature that will back up your entire home during a blackout.


For more information regarding our range of Tier 1 solar batteries and how they can complement your solar panel system, please click here: 

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The future of energy is here and MLEC Solar has you covered.