'Molecular Solar Thermal Energy Storage' system can store solar energy as liquid fuel

Swedish scientists have developed Molecular Solar Thermal Energy Storage system for converting solar energy into a sustainable liquid fuel. Image: REUTERS/Stringer

Robby Berman

Contributing Writer, Big Think


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A diagrammatic representation of how Molecular Solar Thermal Energy Storage system works Image: Chalmers University of Technology

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Kasper Moth-Poulsen holds the tube containing the Molecular Solar Thermal Energy Storage catalyst. Image: Johan Bodell

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