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The innovations solving renewable energy’s biggest problem

1 Aug, 2022

  • Renewable energy, crucial for combating climate change, faces challenges due to its variability.
  • Nant de Drance, a Swiss Alps hydropower plant, acts as a “water battery,” storing energy with advanced technology.
  • Energy Vault’s gravity-based system and Polar Night Energy’s sand battery offer alternative storage solutions.
  • Our compressed air facility in California and MIT’s semi-solid flow battery also contribute. Interconnectors like the North Sea Link project enable long-distance power sharing, aiding the transition to renewables. 

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