Exploring carbon storage deep beneath the seabed

Journal Reference: Annalisa Polidori, Ruth F. Rowlands, Anita Zeidler, Mathieu Salanne, Henry E. Fischer, Burkhard Annighöfer, Stefan Klotz, Philip S. Salmon. Structure and dynamics of aqueous NaCl solutions at high temperatures and pressures. The Journal of Chemical Physics, 2021; 155 (19): 194506 DOI: 10.1063/5.0067166 Now a study from the University of Bath is shedding new … Read more

Prize-winning technology for large-scale energy storage

Journal Reference: Ziyauddin Khan, Ujwala Ail, Fatima Nadia Ajjan, Jaywant Phopase, Zia Ullah Khan, Nara Kim, Jakob Nilsson, Olle Inganäs, Magnus Berggren, Xavier Crispin. Water‐in‐Polymer Salt Electrolyte for Slow Self‐Discharge in Organic Batteries. Advanced Energy and Sustainability Research, 2021; 2100165 DOI: 10.1002/aesr.202100165 An increasing share of renewable energy in the energy mix and increasing consumption … Read more

Nuclear: launch of a public consultation on a fuel storage pool project

A nuclear fuel storage pool at La Hague, in June 2018. CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP A preliminary public consultation opened on Monday, November 22, about a project for a huge pool of nuclear fuels in La Hague (Manche), to respond to the risk of saturation of the current basins. Anyone can, until February 18 on … Read more

Energy efficiency instead of long-term storage

Journal Reference: Sammy Houssainy, William Livingood. Optimal strategies for a cost-effective and reliable 100% renewable electric grid. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 2021; 13 (6): 066301 DOI: 10.1063/5.0064570 As more communities plan to eventually rely on 100% renewable energy, the researchers offer a strategy that could guide their paths — one that shifts away … Read more