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Given 2.1 Gigawatt capacity at the Aswan High Dam, simply shifting around the scheduling of hydropower energy production could well compensate for a substantial amount of diurnal swings in solar power production ...

... but windpower production in the high value wind resources would also likely reduce the scale of storage required.

I've been accused of being a Marxist, yet while Harpo's my favourite, it's Groucho I'm always quoting. Odd, that.

by BruceMcF (agila61 at netscape dot net) on Tue Jul 16th, 2013 at 04:07:12 PM EST
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