A group of biologists in the United States working with a bacteria discovered a mechanism that could be used to convert electricity into biofuels or other useful substances. With better understanding of the genetics, the group says the mechanism could rival hydrogen for the storage of renewable energy.
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Work has started at a battery storage site lauded as the largest of its kind under construction in the UK by developers Harmony Energy and Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV). The 99MW/198MWh Clay Tye site – which is located near the M25 in Essex – uses Tesla Megapack lithium-ion battery storage system technology as well as Tesla’s Autobidder AI software for real-time trading and control. It comes after FRV and Harmony Energy recently completed their joint 34MW/68MWh Contego battery energy storage facility near Burgess Hill in West Sussex, which went gone live with a system of 28 Tesla Megapacks/
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