Why not just use a generator?

Why backup power from an inverter and battery is better than a generator.

 2018-12-08 02:23 PM by
Why not just use a generator?


Inverter with batteries.

 - Can be very noisy.

 - Cause air pollution an makes smoke.

 - Can be difficult to start

 - Must be kept filled up with fuel

 - Requires regular maintenance

 - Consumes a lot of expensive fuel

 - Can be complicated and dangerous to connect to home DB

 - Very quiet operation

 - No air pollution

 - Requires no maintenance

 - Use solar power or Eskom power to charge batteries

 - Automatically and immediately supplies power when there is a power failure.

 - Clean safe power for expensive sensitive equipment such as medical devices and electronics.