How do I prepare my PV solar system for a storm or hurricane?

There is actually nothing special needed to prepare your PV system. Government building codes require PV systems to be installed securely enough to handle most severe weather events. Depending on your location on the island and the height of the building, PV systems are generally rated to withstand at least 105 mph winds (however, the solar system is only … Read more

What is Powerwall Storm Watch?

When a storm or severe weather is on the horizon, increasing the likelihood of a utility power outage, Powerwall triggers Storm Watch. This mode automatically charges Powerwall to maximum capacity so it can provide backup power. The Tesla app notifies customers that Powerwall has activated Storm Watch. The mode remains active until the weather event … Read more

How Do I Troubleshoot my Tesla Powerwall

Tesla Powerwall Facts & Troubleshooting Overview of Your Equipment POWERWALL The Tesla Powerwall is a rechargeable battery for home energy storage and backup power. The Powerwall can store and provide up to 13.5 kWh (kilowatt-hours) of electricity. BACKUP GATEWAY The instantaneous switch (activated via automatic relay) that allows the battery to automatically kick on in … Read more

A Brighter Future

RevoluSun, one of the leading providers of solar and battery storage systems in Hawaii, takes pride in its community-minded approach to promoting the use of renewable energy. Its team was recently part of a major home renovation in Kahala.