Tag: thermal energy

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Solar-powered ‘sand-based battery’ thermal energy storage project underway in Italy

March 31, 2023

Via: Energy Storage News

Partners Enel X and Magaldi Group have begun construction in Salerno, Italy, on a 13MWh thermal energy storage (TES) plant based on a patented technology. Called Magaldi Green Thermal Energy Storage (MGTES), the storage tech was developed by ultra-high temperature […]

Emerging Technologies

A Bigger Splash: The State of Ocean Energy

December 6, 2016

Via: Power Magazine

Despite decades of research and development that have yielded several innovative ways of using oceans to fuel power generation, the contribution of ocean energy to the global energy mix has stalled at about 530 MW, most of it installed in […]