Mercedes converts coal-powered plant to electrification

Of special importance is the triple benefit resulting from the conversion of this coal-fired power station into a 'clean' energy storage system: it gives electric batteries a new life; it stabilizes the electricity grid, thus avoiding the use of fossil fuels; and it also symbolizes the transition to a more environmentally-friendly world. Mercedes has transformed an old coal-fired plant into an electricity storage facility that gives battery modules from electric cars a new life. This is the third major center created by Daimler to 'save' the excess power obtained from solar power and [...]

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