Britain's Largest Battery Is Actually A Lake

Dinorwig Power Station, otherwise known as Electric Mountain, is a pumped-storage hydro station in Llanberis, Wales. And yes: it's Britain's largest battery. Here's how it works.

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0 1. charliehars commented 21 days ago

The secret to these is still, IIRC, reaction time. For some circumstances, the expense per GWh of siphoned stockpiling is as yet practically identical to enormous battery exhibits like the Tesla cluster in (South?) Australia used to settle the network. In any case, the reaction time is requests of greatness longer. Really useful for foreseen changes in burden or putting away vitality for wind/sun oriented droops, yet at the same time needs blending with things like generators or battery clusters with speedy reaction times for the shorter transient practices on the lattice.



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0 2. Judge-Jake commented 20 days ago

#1 No it isn't..............Apologies It's argumentative Friday today...really sorry....no I'm not!...Sorry still getting over indecisive Thursday you plonker...oh and I'm in training for insulting Saturday. Anyway yeah whatever you said it was really interesting, you must be really really clever....soon be condescending Sunday If it all fails and we have no electricity it won't bother me in the slightest....especially on couldn't give a monkeys Monday..::(|)::(|):D