Batteries – energy stores for the future

Storage System for net-zero carbon

Renewable energy supplies are intermittent, but our demand for electrical power is continuous – in this section we explore energy storage systems that can help.

Building a Gigafactory

Isobel Sheldon OBE talks about her journey from school to being Chief Strategy Officer of British Volt, setting up a giga factory in the North-East of England and the careers opportunities of the future.


Storage systems are key for a net zero carbon future

Here Dr Denes Csala makes predictions about achieving a net carbon zero future and explains how battery technology will play a very important role.


Battery development

Researcher Dr Shahin Nikman describes how battery technology can be improved to meet the needs of a net carbon zero future.


Storing Energy

Using our landscape and other ideas