TITLE

Energy storage: a question of balance

AUTHOR(S)
Harris, Stephen
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Engineer (Online Edition);5/10/2013, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the scope of the challenge in developing feasible technologies for cutting carbon emissions. The author believes that the government needs energy storage for various reasons which include making renewable generation more practical and cost-effective, removing the sight of wind turbines shut down during windy but off-peak times and cutting down the need for back-up fossil-fuel power when renewable energy runs short.
ACCESSION #
87604375

 

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