Vanadium: the 'beautiful metal' that stores energy

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Vanadium: the 'beautiful metal' that stores energy

Helena I. Gomes and Helen Abigail Baxter of the University of Hull reveal how a metal found in industrial wastes could help store solar and wind energy until it's needed

An unheralded metal could become a crucial part of the renewables revolution. Vanadium is used in new batteries which can store large amounts of energy almost indefinitely, perfect for remote wind or solar...

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