Enphase Energy has announced the launch of its most powerful home battery ever. IQ Battery 5P, for customers in the United States and Puerto Rico. With its modular design, the IQ Battery 5P can deliver 3.84 kW of continuous power and 7.68 kW of peak power for 3 seconds, allowing homeowners to wake up and operate some of their most power-hungry devices during a power outage.
The new Enphase battery capacity starts at 5 kWh and can be configured up to 80 kWh. Third generation Enphase Energy System components include the IQ Battery 5P, IQ System Controller 3/3G and IQ Combiner 5/5C, all of which deliver more power, resilient wired communication, and improved features, resulting in a much better experience for homeowners and installers. Commissioning experience. The IQ Battery 5P also comes with a 15-year limited warranty in the US and Puerto Rico.
The Enphase Energy System with IQ Battery 5P can be configured for self-consumption, conservation, or full backup functionality. For California customers, the Enphase system is well-suited to support California’s new solar regulations (NEM 3.0) by allowing energy to be self-consumed and exported at just the right time to generate maximum value has been changed.
The IQ Battery 5P can be configured without a grid-connected system backup function. This new setup does not come with an IQ system controller and minimizes overall system components, allowing homeowners to lower initial costs and achieve a faster return on investment. Additional IQ system controllers can be added at any time to provide backup functionality. California installers can also use Enphase’s Solargraf platform to design and generate system proposals that are optimized for NEM 3.0 and deliver the best possible electricity bill offset and recovery.
Enphase provides a safe solar + battery solution where installers and homeowners are not exposed to high voltage direct current (DC). Enphase’s IQ batteries feature Lithium Iron Phosphate (LFP) battery chemistries with excellent thermal stability for longer cycle life and safer operation.
“Quality and innovation are part of Enphase’s DNA, so the IQ Battery 5P is integral to our product offering,” said Mehran Sedigh, vice president and general manager of the Storage Division at Enphase Energy. “We are excited to bring this new technology to the United States and Puerto Rico through our world-class network of installers. We create experiences.”
Distributors in the US and Puerto Rico can order the IQ Battery 5P today, with production shipments expected to begin in the third quarter of 2023.
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