1,450 MW Pumped-Hydro Energy Storage System Lives In Swiss Mountain

By Jake Richardson A pumped-hydro facility in Switzerland has an energy storage capacity of 1,450 MW, and is an interesting story of innovative energy storage. To generate electricity, water is released from Lake Mutt at 8,100 feet above sea level. It flows to a deep valley below and turns the GE pump turbines and variable-speed generators as it [&hellip
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