Battery Storage

SunGift help reduce fuel poverty with the Tesla Powerwall 2

SunGift help reduce fuel poverty with the Tesla Powerwall 2

29th Jun 2018
SunGift is a strong proponent of energy storage both for its environmental and financial benefits. This technology can make the biggest impact, however, for poorer households struggling with their energy bills. We recently collaborated with the…
Solar PV Installers

What can you achieve with a solar system and battery?

5th May 2017
People often ask us about energy self-sufficiency. Just how hard is it to get to that point where you no longer have to pay a large corporation each time you turn on the kettle? This…
Why you need to choose your battery wisely

Why you need to choose your battery wisely

5th May 2017
There are a range of batteries available on the market and it’s vital to choose a battery that suits you. We’re often asked about the different types of batteries available and unfortunately we do come across…
Can Elon Musk solve South Australia’s blackouts in 100 days?

Can Elon Musk solve South Australia’s blackouts in 100 days?

16th Mar 2017
Elon Musk, co-founder of Tesla, nailed his colours to the mast recently by saying he would solve South Australia’s grid issues in 100 days, by providing at least 100 megawatts of battery storage. If not,…
How much will a battery cost you?

How much will a battery cost you?

16th Mar 2017
We’ve had loads of enquiries about battery storage in the last few months. Of course, one of the big questions is how much a battery for your PV system will cost. To help you decide…
Tesla Powerwall 2

The new Tesla Powerwall 2 battery

16th Mar 2017
This article was first release in March 2017. Tesla Powerwall 2 We mentioned in our Christmas newsletter (2016) that Tesla had launched a new battery, the Powerwall 2. A year or two ago, if you didn’t use the…
SunGift Spring Newsletter – Spring 2017

SunGift Spring Newsletter – Spring 2017

16th Mar 2017
Welcome to our spring newsletter. Spring is a time of change and there’s been plenty of upheaval around the world recently. But, two things remain constant. Firstly, despite a slight dip last year, energy prices generally…
Tesla Home Battery

Tesla energy storage helps couple use almost all of the energy they generate from solar

18th Jan 2017
Devon’s first Tesla Powerwall reduces amount of electricity Mike and Jan buy from their energy company by 86% A Devon couple have reduced the amount of electricity they buy from their energy company by 86%, after…
Sharp Laboratories - Battery Storage

Smart Energy Revolution

5th Sep 2016
In the news last Friday, we have seen BBC Radio 4 and BBC online running stories about the Smart Energy Revolution and battery storage. Nicola Shaw, National Grid UK Executive Director, has spoken about how solar…
Heating Servicing

Energy Storage Manufacturer Tesla Building an Exciting New Factory

5th Sep 2016
We recently got a peek at Tesla’s Gigafactory factory. It’s being built in Reno, USA. When complete (which is estimated to be 2020) the factory will span a whopping 3000 acres. Tesla do not plan…
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