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Factsheet : Electrical Energy Storage

Le stockage de l’électricité
Electricity is difficult to store. One effective solution involves retaining water in a raised reservoir before releasing it through a turbine.
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In this factsheet, deepen your knowledge on the storage of electrical energy. In a world where electricity needs are growing year by year, storing electricity becomes a priority issue; the only solution to achieve the necessary balance between demand and production. Discover through the videos the different methods for storing electrical energy. Finally, with the exercises, playfully check your level of knowledge. In the first exercise, practice representing a table in graphical form representing the evolution of final energy consumption in France. In the second exercise, practice reading a "flow" graph that visualizes the transformation and path of energy from production to consumption.

Planète Energies is offering factsheets on energy-related topics to help make learning and revising fun. On each factsheet, you will find a short video with a game or exercise related to the topic covered. Planète Energies is also a YouTube channel on which you will find all our instructive videos.

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Newspaper and magazine articles, energy studies and technical documents on various types of equipment all often include charts and tables. These have become more diverse with the rise of digital technology. To learn effectively, it’s important to be able to read these diagrams. With this first in a series of exercises, ranging from very easy to much more challenging, Planète Energies is helping you do just that.

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Newspaper and magazine articles, energy studies and technical documents on various types of equipment all often include charts and tables. These have become more diverse with the rise of digital technology. To learn effectively, it’s important to be able to read these diagrams. With this first in a series of exercises, ranging from very easy to much more challenging, Planète Energies is helping you do just that.

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