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California to Cut Solar Net-Metering: What it Means For You

Posted by Crown Battery on Aug 28, 2015 8:46:00 AM

California is slashing net metering subsidies for grid-tied solar PV systems -- and it’s not alone.

Industrial vs. SLI: Comparing Battery Types

Posted by Crown Battery on Aug 24, 2015 2:13:46 PM

A battery is an electrochemical storage device that converts chemical energy into electricity. As most people know, batteries and battery systems come in all kinds of shapes and sizes. From the small batteries that power a wristwatch to the massive ones that power large mining equipment. Along with the different shapes and sizes of batteries there are also different chemical make ups of batteries.  

Solar Powered Deep Cycle Battery

Posted by Crown Battery on Aug 13, 2015 5:05:01 PM

 When you're out on the road in an RV, one of the worst things that could happen would be draining your deep cycle RV battery. While there are many options for charging an RV battery, having a solar charging setup can be an effective  portable choice for long trips or even for charging deep cycle batteries at home.

How to Select the Right Battery For Your Industrial Lift Truck

Posted by Crown Battery on Aug 10, 2015 1:41:00 PM

Whether you call it a lift truck, forklift, industrial truck, or material handling equipment, your lift truck requires careful consideration when choosing or replacing the components of it. That's because the components work as puzzle pieces to make a difference in the lift truck’s performance as a whole.

How to Install 6 Volt Golf Cart Batteries

Posted by Crown Battery on Aug 3, 2015 12:43:43 PM

Battery powered electric golf carts deliver a reliable and cost-effective solution for moving around golf courses, warehouse operations, institutional campuses, and other large areas.  The useful life of a golf cart will always extend past the life of the original batteries installed in the vehicle – so vehicle owners and operators need to understand the best practices for ensuring battery replacement is effective, safe and economical.  Fortunately, replacing golf batteries can be uncomplicated with a little bit of preparation.