A metal-free organic–inorganic aqueous flow battery

@article{Huskinson2014AMO,
  title={A metal-free organic–inorganic aqueous flow battery},
  author={Brian Huskinson and Michael P. Marshak and Changwon Suh and S{\"u}leyman Er and Michael R. Gerhardt and Cooper J. Galvin and Xudong Chen and Al{\'a}n Aspuru-Guzik and Roy G. Gordon and Michael J. Aziz},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2014},
  volume={505},
  pages={195-198}
}
As the fraction of electricity generation from intermittent renewable sources—such as solar or wind—grows, the ability to store large amounts of electrical energy is of increasing importance. Solid-electrode batteries maintain discharge at peak power for far too short a time to fully regulate wind or solar power output. In contrast, flow batteries can independently scale the power (electrode area) and energy (arbitrarily large storage volume) components of the system by maintaining all of the… Expand
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