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Massive Battery Could Provide Solar Energy After Dark: Implementing solar energy generation can be tricky, becau...

Massive Battery Could Provide Solar Energy After Dark: Implementing solar energy generation can be tricky, becau...

“Energy storage can make renewable resources more reliable for our operations teams and for our customers. One of the busiest times on our system is between 5 and 9 p.m. That’s when many customers get home from work, turn on the lights, the TV and the air conditioner. However, by that time, solar systems have largely stopped producing for the day,” says Wilhelm. “With storage, we can gather solar energy during the day and dispatch it in the evening, when it provides the greatest benefit to our customers.”

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