Quantcast
Home / News / Business News / Pumped storage offers promise for renewable energy future (access required)

Pumped storage offers promise for renewable energy future (access required)

What goes up must come down. Water, coming down, can generate electricity. That’s why there are several projects underway to pump water up so it can come back down again. Such a system is called pumped storage. It lets a reservoir act like a giant battery and helps deal with the issue of excess energy produced ...

About Sharon Fisher

Sharon Fisher is an Idaho Business Review staff writer, covering financial institutions, technology, and business development. She holds a bachelor of science in computer science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and a masters in public administration and graduate certificates in geographic informational analysis and in community and regional planning from Boise State University. She likes explaining things and going to meetings. Join me on Twitter at @IBR_SLFisher.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*