Articles

Below is a list of short articles relating to our products, their use, and general information.


We've been involved in an article on the Solar Choice website. In this article, Solar Choice discusses going partially off the grid as a smart alternative for homes who want to become completely energy self-sufficient.

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Solar Choice provides comparisons of solar quotes for Australia's residential solar market, manages tenders for commercial-scale projects, and also develops large-scale solar farms. The company's website is one of the most widely-accessed solar in...


Giant Power has featured in an article on the Solar Choice website. In this article, Solar Choice interviews one of our battery experts, asking common questions and comparisons about using lead acid batteries for home storage solutions.

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Solar Choice provides comparisons of solar quotes for Australia's residential solar market, manages tenders for commercial-scale projects, and also develops large-scale solar farms. The company's website is one of the most wid...


Giant Power has featured in an article on the Solar Choice website. Solar Choice provides comparisons of solar quotes for Australia's residential solar market, manages tenders for commercial-scale projects, and also develops large-scale solar farms. The company's website is one of the most widely-accessed solar information portals in Australia, and also contains a large amount of information on battery storage for solar.

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When it comes to deep cycle batteries, there are three main categories which you can use to compare them: cycle life, build life and warranty.

Our deep cycle batteries have superior deep cycle construction which results in them being rated to 1650 cycles at 30% discharge. Cyclic life is the number one factor to consider when purchasing a deep cycle battery. Many inferior batteries are only rated to 850 cycles and will therefore only last half the time compared to a quality, well-made battery. If you are going to try to use standard batteries for cyclic applications, the fact is, they are not going to last. As a rule of thumb, expect about half the life of their superior deep cyc...


An off grid solar system is an alternative means of getting solar energy to people who are either unable or unwilling to be on the conventional power grid. Off grid solar is perfect for application in rural settings where houses may be a long way from the main electricity thoroughfares. Off grid solar can also be used to power sheds, caravans, boats or “weekenders”, any situation where power is needed and connection to the electricity grid is not viable, off grid solar can provide a solution.

Off grid solar has come a long way in recent times, and with advances in modern technology, off grid solar systems have become a viable solution for many people’s solar needs. Rebates from ...


When purchasing portable solar panels, it’s important to make sure that what your portable solar panels are rated for is what you’re actually getting from them. A lot of inferior portable solar panels in the marketplace may say they are rated to 120W, but in reality they perform at a level much lower than this. This can be caused by a number of factors including inferior cell quality, poor craftsmanship, or inferior wiring of the portable solar panels. You can purchase our portable solar panels with confidence as we use only the highest quality components and reputable solar cells in the construction of our portable solar panels.

Portable solar panels are only as good as the com...