Thursday, 12 September 2013

Flywheel energy storage

Beacon Power has updated the old idea of short-term energy storage via flywheels:-

Continued at Broad Oak Magazine.


Scrobs... said...

I've long been an admirer of this sort of technology, and seem to recall some town buses having the same energy-driven systems!

Perchance a quick Gurgle for more info...

A K Haart said...

Scrobs - I like the simplicity of it, although whether it can be adapted to the modern world I'm not sure.