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German battery maker launches scheme to share solar power

German village with solar. Photo: Solar Electric Power

German village with solar. Photo: Solar Electric Power

Published by Reuters

German battery maker Sonnenbatterie has launched a scheme to connect households with solar panels and other consumers, aiming to better distribute surpluses of the renewable energy and help members to become more independent of conventional suppliers.

The start-up company hopes the scheme, called “sonnenCommunity”, will boost demand for its batteries which store solar power, allowing owners to use the clean energy even when weather conditions are not favorable.

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