Smart Batteries: The New Standard in Distributed Storage

Smart Batteries: The New Standard in Distributed Storage As solar customers increasingly recognize the benefit of adding energy storage to secure their investment in solar power, the solar-plus-storage market in the United States is poised for significant growth. GTM Research forecasts this sector to increase from $245M (2015) to more than $3B by 2020, aligned […]

Future-Proofing Your Solar Investment with the Pika Energy Island

How secure is your investment in solar power? Adding a solar photovoltaic system to a home or business is an exceptional way to lower one’s energy costs over decades of electricity usage. But, as with any investment, the smart money is on maximizing the return and ensuring the dividends aren’t negatively impacted by external market effects. […]

Faster, simpler solar installations with Pika PV Link

PV Link™ gives installers a simpler, faster way to install high-performing systems that meet Rapid Shutdown requirements. Microinverters showed the world the benefits of managing system performance at the module level, but putting inverter electronics on the roof is a bad bet. They get hot, they fail, they result in warranty claims and return visits. DC optimizers […]

Wind Self-Assessment Calculator

  Using the calculator below, you can estimate the energy production of your wind-solar hybrid system for your geographic region. For information on purchasing a Pika Home Wind Turbine T701, please contact us.

Smarter solar-plus-storage: Say goodbye to AC coupling

Smarter solar-plus-storage: Say goodbye to AC coupling AC coupling has been a commonplace way to solve an important problem: Adding batteries to solar PV. But now, there’s a much better solution. Solar-plus-storage gains steam With the arrival of lithium ion smart batteries comes an increase in residential buyers for solar energy systems with battery backup capabilities. The benefits […]

Off-Grid Independence

Due to the location of his home, this homeowner achieved significant cost savings by going with an off-grid system instead of connecting to the grid. And the best part: His wind-augmented system is so powerful, he didn’t have to sacrifice lifestyle comforts. Want more energy independence and reliability? Read this 4-page report. Independence means different […]

Off-Grid Economics

Due to the location of his home, this homeowner achieved significant cost savings by going with an off-grid system instead of connecting to the grid. And the best part: His wind-augmented system is so powerful, he didn’t have to sacrifice lifestyle comforts. Looking for a better option than an expensive utility hookup? Read this 4-page report. […]