World’s first Thermal battery plant shall be inaugurated today by Andhra Pradesh’s Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu.
Bharat Energy Storage Technology Private Limited (BEST) shall be held accountable for manufacturing thermal batteries. These batteries shall be renewal source of energy that shall pare down one’s dependency on fossil fuels. These are the alternative modes of using energy.
Through these batteries, various operations can be carried out with ease like their use in telecommunications, commercial enterprises, electric vehicles and charging systems. BEST targets to start these plant by May 2019 with an initial capacity of 1000MW. By the year 2025, BEST plans to stretch out the capacity to 10GW.
BEST also plans to prepare batteries free of any hard metal or inflammable substances.