Posts Tagged ‘pumped-storgae’

Pumped-storage power plants boom worldwide

Friday, May 17th, 2013 von admin

More than 100 new pumped-storage power plants with a capacity of about 74 gigawatts will be constructed throughout the world by 2020. This boom includes Europe, Asia and North America. The reasons for these many projects vary significantly by region. In the midst of this growth, Central Europe is the only region where new projects are delayed – due to the problems of Germany’s turnaround in energy policy.

(more…)