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Tesla kills the duck with big batteries(instead of gas peakers)

Are gas peaking plants really needed to top up supply when solar or wind or both occasionally dip below demand? Previously, fossil fuel brigade always wanted gas peaker plants close to demand locations but suffered the wrath of NIMBYS every … Continue reading

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Storage can replace gas in our electricity networks and boost renewables

Good review of the holy grail of eliminating dependency on CO2 power >more> TheConversation

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Government support for electricity storage – what must be done

…zero grid import at around 70kWh, same size as anentry level Tesla car battery pack. Zero grid import household will use grid like a petrol generator, only relying on it very rarely. The household will have an oversized solar system and … Continue reading

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Future of energy – and decline of centralised generation – explained in 70 seconds

“NRG , through our multiple initiatives in the smart home with home solar, distributed generation, reliability solutions, microgrids, electric vehicle charging, and portable solar and energy storage products, is positioning itself to win this long-term future in a way that … Continue reading

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