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The Massive Battery that Can Store Solar and Wind Energy

The Massive Battery that Can Store Solar and Wind Energy | GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY XYZ | Scoop.it
High in the Austrian Alps, a utility has adapted a 70-year-old facility to power modern energy markets and store solar and wind energy.
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i never thought i would say this about a battery - but it is stunning and it's beauty is rare!

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Green Mountain Power, Tesla offering home battery system

Green Mountain Power, Tesla offering home battery system | GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY XYZ | Scoop.it
(AP) — The state's largest electric utility is getting ready to offer customers in-home batteries made by Tesla, best known for making electric cars. The wall-mounted lithium-ion battery, designed to store electricity for residential customers, is just over 4 feet tall, almost 3 feet wide and 7 inches thick. Being able to store electricity made from solar panels and other renewable, but intermittent, power sources is seen as a key challenge in the push for renewable energy. [...] they will st
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finally happening...

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Rechargeable Battery Mistakes: Overcharging, Leaving It Plugged In

Rechargeable Battery Mistakes: Overcharging, Leaving It Plugged In | GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY XYZ | Scoop.it
Rechargeable Battery Problems: Overcharging, Leaving It Plugged In
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listen to mom before you leave that battery always connected to the charger....

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