World’s first wind-hydro plant built in Germany
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A number of projects are using technology to expand the capabilities of renewable energy sources. Solar panels covered in graphene generate energy from rain, and electric car owners that charge their vehicles during times of low demand are selling power back to the grid during periods of high demand. In Germany, the first integrated wind-hydro power plant is in development. A partnership between Max Bögl Wind AG and GE Renewable Energy, the new plant will be able to generate nearly 20 megawatts of energy. The turbine bases serve as reservoirs, and the plant must be built on a hill. On…
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