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SunPower Equinox® Storage

Take control of the way you use energy

Introducing the only home solar and storage solution designed by one company.

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Enjoy Peace of Mind®

Protect your home in an outage, powering essential appliances and electronics*“Essential Appliances” are determined by the homeowner before installation and typically include lights, select appliances and outlets for devices. The battery storage system should not be relied upon as a power source for critical medical devices. The life of the battery storage system will vary depending on a number of factors, including, but not limited to: the amount of energy stored in the battery, the amount of wattage used by the appliances and electronics connected to the battery storage system, the age of the battery, the battery’s ability to recharge during daylight hours due to weather, the frequency and duration of battery usage, and other factors. Battery life will decrease with time and use.

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Reduce Peak-Time Charges

Intelligent software shifts when you draw power from the grid, maximizing use of solar

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Manage with Ease

Customize settings and monitor solar, storage and home energy usage in real-time

Prepared for Anything

Even in an outage, you’ll never feel powerless

Don’t let bad weather, rolling blackouts or unexpected outages put your life on hold. SunPower® solar and storage solutions make energy independence a reality. By adding battery storage to your solar system, you can control how much energy is saved and when it’s used – so your lights stay on, your phones can charge and your refrigerator stays cold.

How it Works

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Charge with Solar

As your SunPower Equinox® system produces energy, it sends what you’re not using to the energy storage system and/or sells it back to the grid.

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Decrease Grid Energy Usage at Peak Time Rates

SunPower Equinox Storage software monitors your solar, home energy use and utility rates to determine which power source to use—maximizing use of solar and reducing peak-time charges.

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Backup Essentials

When the power goes out, SunPower Equinox Storage provides seamless backup to power your essential appliances*“Essential Appliances” are determined by the homeowner before installation and typically include lights, select appliances and outlets for devices. The battery storage system should not be relied upon as a power source for critical medical devices. The life of the battery storage system will vary depending on a number of factors, including, but not limited to: the amount of energy stored in the battery, the amount of wattage used by the appliances and electronics connected to the battery storage system, the age of the battery, the battery’s ability to recharge during daylight hours due to weather, the frequency and duration of battery usage, and other factors. Battery life will decrease with time and use. – such as keeping your lights on or running your refrigerator.

Gain your energy independence with solar and battery storage.

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Better Together

Adding energy storage to your SunPower Equinox® solar system is the perfect way to make the most of the solar energy you produce.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is included in the SunPower Equinox® Storage System?

Equinox Storage is comprised of the energy storage system and Hub+.  Additionally, all customers receive access to SunPower’s mobile app to view their performance and manage system settings.

What is the best location for installation?

We recommend indoor installation in an inhabitable location, such as a garage. Outdoor installations are possible in shaded areas and where temperatures remain between 15–110˚ F.

How much money can I save each month?

This depends on your current utility rate and how that changes. Your SunPower Equinox® proposal will provide an estimate of your annual savings from your solar and storage system based on your current electricity use.

Is there a warranty? How does it compare?

Yes. SunPower provides a 10 year warranty for Equinox Storage as part of the Complete Confidence Warranty—the same warranty that covers your SunPower® solar system.

Will the battery work on days when it is not sunny outside?

Yes, Equinox Storage is designed to charge when it is sunny and discharge when needed based on your settings. In your mobile app, you can select how much of the battery you want to use daily for savings and how much to reserve for an outage.

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SunPower currently creates thousands of solar designs per week for our customers. Now we can create thousands per second.

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