Just imagine you had the chance to take your energy future into your own hands.

The sonnenBatterie hybrid – the start of your independence

The sonnenBatterie is not just a battery, it's an intelligent storage system that automatically adjusts the energy usage in your household. In combination with solar panels the sonnenBatterie will enable you to supply yourself with clean energy – thus making you independent and protecting you from energy price hikes.

sonnenBatterie in stylish home


Install an intelligent, solar power storage system with a 10-year full warranty and an extra-long battery life with over 10,000 charge cycles.

Safe and durable cell technology

In the sonnenBatterie we exclusively use lithium iron phosphate batteries – the safest lithium battery technology available today.


Designed as a modular storage system sonnenBatterie can be sized according to your customer's needs with the option of adding extra storage modules in the future.

Australian Made

Certified Australian Made

We are proud to have our pioneering sonnenBatterie hybrid 9.53 certified Australian Made in Elizabeth, South Australia.

In November 2018 sonnen opened our manufacturing plant in South Australia, dedicated to building safe, reliable home battery storage systems and accessories. The combination of 10 years of German innovation in design and engineering, along with local production expertise in Australian manufacturing has helped us deliver thousands of quality and intelligent home battery storage systems across Australia and New Zealand.

sonnen Globe at night

One for all was yesterday. All for all is the future: the sonnenCommunity.

The sonnenCommunity connects people who produce, use and share energy. By sharing Community energy, every member in the sonnenCommunity holds the key to the energy future in his own hands. After a successful launch in Germany the sonnenCommunity will expand to other countries as well. Each sonnenBatterie already fulfills all technical requirements to be part of the sonnenCommunity.

We’re independent

With a sonnenBatterie you can cover a huge part of your energy needs with self-produced, clean energy. Become independent from conventional energy and increasing prices today!



As a young and upcoming company, sonnen GmbH has been honoured for its innovative products and fast growth several times. This proves that our vision of a future characterised by clean and decentralised energy supply is the right way to go.

Australian 57th Export Awards- Research and Development Investment Award Winner

Australia Export Awards "Research and Development Investment"

sonnen’s received the award for transforming the decommissioned Holden plant in South Australia into an energy storage solutions manufacturing facility.

2019 EuPD Research Top Brand PV Storage Australia
MARCH 2019

EuPD Research "Top Brand PV Storage" in Australia

Installers in Australia gave sonnenBatterie top marks, awarding them the "Top Brand PV Storage". 

Innovation Award IT 2018
APRIL 2018


sonnen was honored with the Innovation Award IT 2018 in the category "Green IT". The jury of experts rated the sonnenCommunity as a particularly innovative IT solution with great benefits.

Red Dot Award "Product Design 2018"
APRIL 2018

Red Dot Award "Product Design 2018"

The sonnenBatterie was awarded the Red Dot Award 2018 for its combination of forward-looking technology and challenging design. The award has been awarded since 1955 for exceptional design.

EuPD Research „Top Brand PV Speicher“ in Europe 2018
MARCH 2018

EuPD Research "Top Brand PV Storage" in Europe

For the second year in a row, installers throughout Europe gave the sonnenBatterie top marks, making them the "Top Brand PV Storage".

Global Cleantech award 2018 top 100

Global Cleantech 100 List 2018

sonnen is one of the 100 most innovative cleantech companies in the world. For the fourth time in a row sonnen is on the Global Cleantech 100 list. In 2018, around 12,300 companies were available for selection.

Top Power Storage 2017 - sonnen

Top Power Storage 2017

The Manager Magazin and the German CleanTech Institute have chosen the sonnenBatterie from among 300 models as the "Top Power Storage 2017".

award Zayed Future Energy Prize - sonnen 2017
APRIL 2017

Zayed Future Energy Prize

sonnen has been chosen among Europe's 1000 fastest growing companies by the Financial Times and statista. They identified tens of thousands of companies in Europe as potential candidates for the ranking.

EuPD Research „Top Brand PV Speicher“ in Europe
MARCH 2017

WirtschaftsWoche Top Energy Storage 2017

sonnen was the first storage manufacturer in the European market to receive the seal "Top Brand PV Speicher".

Fast Companies Award "Most innovative companies"

50 Smartest Companies 2017

Fast Company has voted sonnen among the top 10 of the world's most innovative companies in the energy sector.

Global Cleantech 100 "Continued Excellence Award" - sonnen

Global Cleantech 100 "Continued Excellence Award"

sonnen GmbH is the winner of the Global Cleantech 100 award for "Continued Excellence" for the third year in a row as a leading innovator in the cleantech industry.

Zayed Future Energy Prize 2017 sonnen award 1

Zayed Future Energy Prize

sonnen has won the Zayed Future Energy Prize for it's leading role innovating the energy future. Awarded 1,5 million US-Dollars it is one of the highest acclaimed awards in the energy world.

MIT 50 Smartest Companies 2016 sonnen award 1
JUNE 2016

50 Smartest Companies 2016

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) listed sonnen as one of the “Top 50 Smartest Companies” worldwide. The institute especially awarded companies with a combination of innovative technologies and efficient business models.

WirtschaftsWoche Top Energy Storage 2016 sonnen award 1
JUNE 2016

WirtschaftsWoche Top Energy Storage 2016

Among 150 energy storages tested, our sonnenBatterie won the WirtschaftsWoche award. In the category “price-performance ratio” the solar energy storage of sonnen achieved the maximal number of points.

Grid Edge Award sonnen award 1
APRIL 2016

Grid Edge Award

sonnen is one of the top 20 companies worldwide regarding its potential for developing future innovative energy storage systems.

Best Of German Industry Award - sonnen Award 1
APRIL 2016

Best Of German Industry Award

Since 2006, the Huber Publisher of New Media honors the most impressive innovative industrial products and solutions with the Industry Award once a year.

Number 1 Product of the Year elektrobörse smarthouse sonnen award 1
MARCH 2016

Number 1 Product of the Year elektrobörse smarthouse

The readers of elektrobörse smarthouse honored the sonnenBatterie for being the product of the year in the category of regenerative energies.

Global Cleantech 100 "Company of the Year Europe & Israel" sonnenBatterie award 1

Global Cleantech 100 "Company of the Year Europe & Israel"

sonnen is winner of the Global Cleantech 100 award in the region of Europe and Isreal. Thereby, the German company belongs to the most innovative and promising companies selected by 6.900 candidates worldwide.

Number 1 StartGreen Award sonnen 1

Number 1 StartGreen Award

sonnen won the StartGreen Award 2015. This award is provided by the Ministry for the Environment and honors the most innovative and successful founders of Green Economy in the categories climate protection and sustainability.

Bloomberg New Energy Pioneers Award sonnen 1
APRIL 2015

Bloomberg New Energy Pioneers Award

Every year, this award goes to the ten most innovative companies regarding renewable energies. sonnen has been the only German company to be honored with the Bloomberg New Energy Pioneers Award 2015.

Deloitte Technology Fast 50 sonnen award 1

Deloitte Technology Fast 50

Deloitte elected sonnen as one of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Germany.

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