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Can You Measure Your Battery Voltage to Determine How Charged They Are?

September 7, 2010

So, you can measure your battery Voltage to determine how charged they are. And you can measure the Current the see the rate of charge or discharge (how fast the batteries are gaining or losing power). Use the chart below to interpret your battery voltage readings. This chart will allow you to get a pretty […]

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Choosing batteries for your wind/solar project

September 7, 2010

One of the most misunderstood parts of a solar power system is the battery or battery bank, and that is where our class begins. Some solar battery banks use wet cells, like golf cart batteries, while others use sealed or gel cell batteries, and each have different temperature, mounting, and ventilation requirements. Every battery is […]

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