Energy storage offers a range of socio-economic benefits, environmental benefits, energy market support, and is an important technology for intermittently generated energy such as wind and photovoltaic. Energy storage may be accomplished in a variety of methods, including pumped hydro storage, superconducting magnetic energy storage, and the use of capacitors. Each technology has unique qualities….
Only renewable energy will save our future! – Natpower Energy Talk Edition 16
We actually can’t wait until the last drop of oil or piece of coal if we want to continue our quite comfortable life. Otherwise, many goods will not only get expensive, they would simply stop being produced.
Why do oil and gas make your butter so pricy? – Natpower Energy Talk Edition 15
The recent hike in energy price is making your breakfast more expensive. What do the oil and gas prices have to do with our beloved butter? Much more than you think!
Also, oil, gas, and coal require massive storage! – Natpower Energy Talk Edition 14
For Solar and wind energy, we need storage, while oil, coal, and gas do not require such expensive systems. Really? That’s wrong! Fossil energy systems require even more storage!
Greenhouse gas emissions before the power plant – Natpower Energy Talk Edition 13
Talking about greenhouse gas emissions of coal energy, one only talks about the power plant. But did you ever think about all the other steps required to turn coal into electricity? It’s stunning!!
Energy is stored not only in batteries – Natpower Energy Talk Edition 12
Talking about energy storage, you probably first think about batteries. Right? But much more storage is required until our sockets. Let’s have a look!
There is an unlimited Energy System! – Natpower Energy Talk Edition 11
We will need to rethink the distribution and storage of energy during the energy transition. Renewable energy sources will allow smart and inclusive access to energy for all.
Different energy for Rich and Poor? – Natpower Energy Talk 10
We have to avoid the high price of fossil fuels leads to abuse of renewable sources amongst those who can’t afford oil, gas, and coal anymore. Energy systems shall be inclusive! And renewable energy is!
The End of Monopolies? – Natpower Energy Talk 9
Breaking up the centralized energy production might also lead to the end of monopolies. This will not be easy, but eventually, it is essential for a successful energy transition.