What can the PylonTech US2000BPLUS 2.4kWh battery power?
While the battery holds 2.4kWh of energy, no battery should every be fully discharged. The PylonTech US2000BPLUS 2.4kWh battery can comfortably be discharged to a depth (DoD) of 80% and deliver 6000 cycles from 100% to 20%. This means the battery holds approximately 1.92kWh of usable energy. This means, for example, that you can power electrical appliances that consume 480 Watts for 4 hours, or 768 Watts for 2.5 hours, or 960 Watts for 2 hours.
Why, and for who, is this battery a good choice?
You should opt for this battery if you are a low power consumption household that would like to store excess solar energy or energy from the grid for power outages. The US2000BPLUS 2.4kWh is a good choice for many reasons:
Tried-and-tested best seller: This is the original PylonTech 2.4kWh US2000BPLUS which has been proven to be reliable, safe and easy-to-install. They are the best-selling lithium-ion batteries available in Africa.
It offers a impressive guarantee: The battery comes standard with a 7 year warranty (and 10 years on registration)
Stackable, easy to add more: These batteries are totally modular in design which means you can expand and scale your system by adding more batteries as your requirements increase, allowing for up to 16 batteries being stacked in parallel.
Compatible with many Inverters: The battery is compatible with most inverters.
Advanced BMS (Battery Management System): This protects the cell from abnormal temperatures, surges and irregular voltages.
Plenty battery cycles: This battery is made from their own LFP (lithium iron phosphate) cell which is rated for 6000 cycles with 95% DOD (depth of discharge).
Capable of high loads: The battery can deliver up to 5kW if the inverter allows for it (most inverters should allow the battery to deliver at least 1.2kW at a giving point in time)
What else do I need to buy with the US2000BPLUS?
You have the option to purchase the following extras:
Mounting brackets that provide a stable base for the battery, and to allow easy stacking of multiple batteries
Metal US2000 Cabinet that can house 2, 4 or 5 batteries
Power and communication cable packs
What is the warranty?
The battery comes with a 7-year warranty, however you can register the Pylon US2000BPLUS for an additional 3 years manufacturer warranty for free on https://www.pylontech.com.cn/service/support . Simply complete the information on the ‘sign up battery’ page.
Is PylonTech a reputable company?
PylonTech was established in 2009 and had been pioneering the global ESS market from 2013. They are the leader in LFP (Lithium Iron Phosphate) batteries for ESS (energy storage systems) and EV (electrical vehicles). They developed their own lithium cells and incorporated self-developed key technologies in the vertical integration needed for ESS (Energy Storage Systems) including cathode material, lithium cell, BMS and system integration which is designed to handle surges, over-charging and abnormal current. For more information, visit http://www.pylontech.com.cn/