1. Pumped Hydro – the Forgotten Storage Solution

    Pumped Hydro – the Forgotten Storage Solution

    Storage is in the energy news now, in more places than can be listed. To pick a few, here is recent news from Europe, Tesla, and Queensland.  Everyone is looking to the day when battery technology can economically partner with the popular yet variable renewables: solar PV and wind. But what if today there was a proven way to store vast amounts of energy at capital costs lower than what battery technologists hope they might achieve in 20 years time? A technology with high round-trip efficiency and one heck of a lifespan: 85 years and counting!

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