REDOX-FLOW BATTERY FOR THE ENERGY REVOLUTION

28 oktober 2015

O_Sol_na_Praia_da_AmaralinaKälla: solarthermalmagazine.com. Sun and wind are important sources of renewable energy, but they suffer from natural fluctuations: In stormy weather or bright sunshine electricity produced exceeds demand, whereas clouds or a lull in the wind inevitably cause a power shortage. For continuity in electricity supply and stable power grids, energy storage devices will become essential. So-called redox-flow batteries are the most promising technology to solve this problem. However, they still have one crucial disadvantage: They require expensive materials and aggressive acids. Läs mer.

 

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