Addressing the Intermittency Challenge : Massive Energy Storage in a Sustainable Future

  title={Addressing the Intermittency Challenge : Massive Energy Storage in a Sustainable Future},
  author={T DEREKABBOT},
  • D E R E K A B B O T T
  • Published 2012
The 21st Century industrial civilization that surrounds us is profoundly dependent upon massive energy storage so familiar that even the authors of this Special Issue seldom notice it. Seemingly unrelated to mankind’s shrinking primary dowries of fissile or fertile nuclides and of fossil organic carbon, are the commonplace and unremarked piles powdered coal outside electric generating stations, the huge tanks of liquid hydrocarbons adjacent to our refineries, and the underground caverns storing… CONTINUE READING
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