Energy Transition away from Fossil Fuels is an Energy Storage Issue — #carbonefficiency

Nature’s favorite energy storage aggregates are Carbon and water – the building blocks of any life via Energy Transition away from Fossil Fuels is an Energy Storage Issue — #carbonefficiency

Continue reading »

Energy Storage: Present or Future?

Every time we talk about renewable energy we end up in the same conundrum: offices work during office hours, factories work according to their own schedules and, in our homes, we want light as soon as we hit the switch. This means a permanent and consistent energy supply. Even if Nature covers the first characteristic, […]

Continue reading »

Pumped Storage in a Coal Mine!

Germany is embarking on an innovative project to turn a hard coal mine into a giant battery that can store surplus solar and wind energy and release it when supplies are lean. The Prosper-Haniel coal mine in the German state of North-Rhine Westphalia will be converted into a 200 megawatt pumped-storage hydroelectric reservoir that acts

Continue reading »

Energy Storage Technology And COP21 Outcome | Mapped It

With more and more renewable energy solutions coming on stream, there is an associated challenge of storing the intermittent power that is being generated. Solar and wind power have the most obvious limitations: when the sun goes down or the winds don’t blow then no power is generated. Some innovative solutions are looking to address

Continue reading »