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Chris_in_Glynde Semiconductor
13-03-2018

Re: Virtual Power Plant discussion thread

And hopefully quieter than the Sunverge unit.23C in our double-brick double-car garage yesterday, and the battery system roared all day - really annoying!
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Chris_in_Glynde Semiconductor
04-03-2017

Re: VPP - Virtual Power Plant

Ours was installed yesterday, and the installers were polite, informative and cleaned up beautifully after the installation.We have a 5.8kW PVA, and are looking forward to filling up the new 11.6kWh battery when the battery is upgraded.We paid for the backup facility, and were quite surprised (and annoyed) to find that we had a couple of brief outages that were enough to reset all appliances on the backup circuits.I was just sitting down to compose an email question to AGL about this when Greg f ...
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Chris_in_Glynde Semiconductor
19-12-2017

Re: Battery fan on a hot day

26.8 degrees in the garage, and the fans have been running flat out for hours, and we dread the noise as summer really hits us. I would NOT have allowed it to be installed where it is, had we known how annoying it is. I can only hope that the upgraded battery has new firmware that recognises and fixes this problem, as I can't see the need for such air flow, and attendant noise. Larger,slower fans would help.
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Chris_in_Glynde Semiconductor
18-12-2017

Re: Battery fan on a hot day

Ours sounds like a battleship's boiler room on any day over 30 degrees, which is mad when you consider that it is installed inside a double brick double-car garage.We often have to turn up the TV volume when it really gets going.Surely it does not need this much cooling?Chris
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