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This company wants to use carbon dioxide to store renewable power on the grid

This company wants to use carbon dioxide to store renewable power on the grid

Compressing gases to store energy isn’t new: for decades, a few facilities around the world have been pumping air into huge underground caverns under pressure and then using it to generate electricity in a natural gas power plant. But Energy Dome turned to carbon dioxide because of its physics. Carbon dioxide, when squeezed to high […]