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The Need

Well the answer is that we always need water but cannot predict when it will rain, for this reason we built reservoirs to store water.

The same concept applies to energy. If we are to transition to a low carbon economy being increasingly powered by intermittent resources then we need a way to store the electricity as if it were water, this is why the UK Government, National Grid and Industry are working together to provide storage solutions for electricity.

UK Typical Week Day Electricity Demand:

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