Archive: Battery storage
Investing in energy storage can quickly address load shedding and lay the foundations for a cleaner, more secure power system, said the IISD.
Energy storage such as grid batteries and pumped hydro can address the electricity crisis and ease load-shedding, according to the new study.
A survey of South Africa’s renewable energy pipeline shows 66 GW of wind and solar projects are at various stages of development.
No new coal and nuclear, very little gas, and the massive deployment of renewables for the least cost electricity, says the PCC.
While fossil fuel prices soar, solar is the solution to affordable energy security, job creation and sustainable economic growth.
Mpumalanga province is not typically known for wind and solar generation, but there are major advantages to encroaching on coal country.