The Mechanical Battery Explained – A Flywheel Comeback? Go to https://brilliant.org/Undecided you can sign up for free. And also, the first 200 people will get 20% off their annual premium membership. When it comes to energy storage, our first thought usually is lithium ion batteries. But what if we went old school … like just spinning things really fast and capturing that kinetic energy, old school. I thought I’d explain an example of a mechanical battery: the flywheel. And are they making a comeback?
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