- LG Energy Solution is launching a new residential ESS in Germany in November.
- LG Energy Solution’s first LFP residential ESS product sets new standards for performance and quality.
- LG Energy Solution enblock E is compact and lightweight, making installation a quick and easy process.
- The new ESS is versatile — it’s compatible with single-phase and three-phase inverters.
Frankfurt, Germany, Sept. 25, 2023 — LG Energy Solution (KRX: 373220), a leading global manufacturer of advanced lithium-ion batteries, is launching a new residential energy storage system, LG Energy Solution enblock E, in Germany in November. LG Energy Solution enblock is a new residential storage system brand which stands for “energy” plus “block” and signifies a space containing energy. After making its debut in Germany, the LG Energy Solution enblock E will become available in Italy, the United Kingdom and elsewhere in Europe.
Homeowners in Germany can purchase LG Energy Solution enblock E through local installers. To find nearby installers, homeowners can check: https://www.lgessbattery.com/de/home-battery/installer-search.lg. Detailed information can be found on LG Energy Solution Europe website: https://lghomebatteryblog.eu/enblock-e-lg/.
As LG Energy Solution’s first lithium iron phosphate (LFP) residential ESS, LG Energy Solution enblock E offers a remarkable 40 percent improvement in energy density over existing LFP alternatives. This advanced LFP batteries set new standards for performance and quality. LG Energy Solution can mass-produce high quality LFP batteries thanks to its outstanding design capabilities, precise manufacturing processes and stringent quality control standards.
These entail rigorous management of cathode material capacity and moisture standards, as well as a vision inspection of each and every battery. Using a patented lamination and stacking process, the company carefully layers its cathodes, separators, anodes before binding them within a single battery cell. This product’s advanced state-of-charge algorithm can provide accurate status of the battery with less than five percent deviation, while common LFP batteries in the market’s deviation is known to be around 10 percent.
The LG Energy Solution enblock E comprises a set of 28.5-kilogram battery packs and a 6-kilogram battery protection unit (BPU). It’s easy to expand when users’ energy storage needs increase and is available in two configurations: a 12.4 kWh version consisting of four battery packs and a BPU, and a 15.5 kWh version with five battery packs and a BPU. This product also features IP55 rating suitable for indoor and outdoor applications and 10 years as standard warranty.
LG Energy Solution enblock E ensures a swift and effortless installation, leading to substantial time and cost savings. The cabinet-style design ensures a smooth setup in virtually any location. Hardware installation takes just 15 minutes, a significant improvement over conventional option. The product’s compact size and light weight design allows for installation by a single installer. Furthermore, its compact form allows installation even in confined spaces, offering remarkable flexibility. With its minimal footprint of just 33cm (width) x 45cm (height) x 157cm (depth), this product fits even in into the smallest spaces.
Because the LG Energy Solution enblock E is compatible with single-phase and three-phase inverters, customers have a broad spectrum of choices. The company plans to make it compatible with an even wider range of inverters, starting with Sungrow, Fronius, SMA and Solis, Europe’s major inverter brands.
“With LG Energy Solution enblock E, we have been successful in bringing two worlds together – our R&D’s innovation and the customer’s requirement for a compact and price-effective energy storage solution for their homes. As pioneers we are setting a new record, this cabinet style system needs less than 0.6 square meters of your space when installed,” said Donny George, a Residential Sales leader of LG Energy Solution ESS Team in Europe. “It’s simplicity in installation and a wide-range of compatibility with single-phase and three-phase inverters will benefit the installers, too.”
With the LG Energy Solution Monitor App, users can conveniently monitor their real-time energy consumption and production. This feature enables customers to gain insights into their energy usage, their carbon footprint and how much money they are saving.