University/WinACC Enterprise Lecture

Thu 05/10/17 6:30 pm

Energy Storage: Are Batteries the Key to a Renewable Energy Future? A talk by Chris Miles, Green Energy Business Leader.

In recent years renewable energy provision has increased significantly and is set to continue to grow. However, current systems are unable to cost effectively balance supply and demand.
Battery energy storage is one of the leading technologies to provide supply and demand balance, reducing the need for fossil fuel peak supply. Will this solve all our problems and how long will it take us to get to unsubsidised renewable power when we want it?
Refreshments from 18:30, lecture at 19:00