Author Topic: An alternative approach to global warming  (Read 375 times)

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Offline Omni

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Re: An alternative approach to global warming
« Reply #45 on: August 06, 2018, 12:58:19 pm »
Using solar or wind power to pump water uphill is pumped storage.

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Actually no, the current form of pumped storage is using electricity already produced by a hydro dam to spin the turbine backwards to pump water uphill. Using wind/solar is a new and more efficient approach since the station continues to send power to the grid.