2.1.1 The Need for Energy Storage
“To allow a zero carbon system, the role of energy storage needs to be understood by everybody”
-Andy Colthorpe, journalist of Energy Storage News
An important aspect of the renewable energy transistion is energy storage. Because the generation of green electricity is less controllable then conventional electricity generation, storage is essential for the flexibility of the grid. This lecture will discuss the need for energy storage and other different aspects.
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