Energy from Salt? – Adrienne Little, Malta, formerly of Google X

How Focusing on Failing Helped Create Energy Storage From Molten Salt

“It’s more about establishing an ecosystem of players” collaborating to make it a success. Adrienne Little

Energy storage is the single largest hurdle in transitioning to a 100% renewable energy economy, because of the intermittency issues in solar and wind energy in particular, so we can use it whenever we need it.

Listen to Adrienne Little, Thermal Systems Technical Lead of Malta, a new company birthed by Google X – the “Moonshot” division of Google where their self-driving cars also came from – in this fascinating conversation with host Joan Michelson about an amazing potential solution that comes from a basic item in front of our eyes: salt!  Plus, the innovation process.

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