Category Archives: Energy Storage

Topic Assortment

Here are some cool topics which high school students can delve into. Unlike other posts where the URLs and information are provided, here the student will need to search for information online to answer the questions for each topic. 1. … Continue reading

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Flywheel Energy Storage

Check out this video describing flywheel energy storage technology created by NASA. The applicable standard from the NGSS is: HS-ETS1-3 (high school). Evaluate a solution to a complex real-world problem based on prioritized criteria and trade-offs that account for a … Continue reading

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Ultracapacitor Plus Battery Energy Storage Testbed In Ireland

Reference: The ECO report Ultracapacitors are becoming an increasing part of the electrical energy storage solutions available. Unlike batteries, ultracapacitors store electrical energy inside an electric field, whereas batteries store electrical energy chemically. Ultracapacitors cannot store nearly as much energy … Continue reading

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