2014 DOE OE Energy Storage Program Peer Review and Update Meeting

The 2014 Department of Energy (DOE) Energy Storage Program Peer Review and Update Meeting was held Sept. 17-19 at the Renaissance Washington Hotel, Washington D.C.

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The agenda is available for download (PDF, 249 kb, updated 10/08/14). Most presentations are available for download from the links within the agenda below.


Wednesday, September 17

Welcome/Opening Session

Welcome and DOE Perspective Dr. Imre Gyuk US Department of Energy / Office of Electricity Delivery & Energy Reliability
DOE / ARPA-E Program Overview Dr. Reid Heffner US Department of Energy / Advanced Research Projects Agency-ENERGY
DOE / ARRA / NETL Program Overview Ron Staubly US Department of Energy / American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
DOE / OE / SNL Program Overview Sean J. Hearne Sandia National Laboratories
DOE / OE / PNNL Program Overview Vincent Sprenkle Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
DOE / OE / ORNL Program Overview George Andrews Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Session 2 — Chair: George Andrews, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Energy Storage Safety Sean J. Hearne Sandia National Laboratories
Advances in PNNL’s Mixed Acid Redox Flow Battery Stack David Reed Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Redox Flow Battery Optimization Tom Zawodzinski Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Ionic Liquid Flow Battery Travis Anderson Sandia National Laboratories
Advanced Membranes for Flow Batteries Cy Fujimoto Sandia National Laboratories
Next Generation Aqueous Redox Flow Battery Development Wei Wang Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Session 3 — Chair: Wei Wang, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Organic Flow Battery Development Wei Wang Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Iron Based Flow Batteries for Low Cost Grid Level Energy Storage Jesse Wainright Case Western Reserve University
High Voltage, High Capacity, Room Temperature Sodium Flow Batteries Leon Shaw Illinois Institute of Technology
Sodium-Based Battery Development Dave Ingersoll Sandia National Laboratories
Room Temperature Na-Ion Battery Development Xiaolin Li Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Na-Ion Anode Development Donghai Wang Pennsylvania State University

Poster Session 4 — Chair: Dr. Reid Heffner, US DOE / ARPA-E

Manufacturing Cost Model Tool for Redox Flow Battery Stacks Scott Whalen Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Redox Flow Battery Membrane Development Xiaoliang Wei Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Catalyst Development for V/V Redox Flow Battery Bin Li Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
A Single Substance Organic Redox Flow Battery Paul Rasmussen Vinazene, Inc.
Flow Battery Structures to Improve Performance and Reduce Manufacturing Cost Heather McCrabb Faraday Technology, Inc.
Small Organic Molecule Based Flow Battery for Grid Storage Michael Aziz Harvard University, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
2.5kW/10kWh Redox Flow Battery (RFB) with Low-cost Electrolyte and Membrane Technologies Thomas Kodenkandath ITN Energy
Rechargeable Zinc Manganese Battery for Grid Scale Application Commercialization Pathway Sanjoy Banerjee & Alex Couzis, with Valerio De Angelis, Melissa Menard, & Mike Schmukler The City University of New York Energy Institute / Urban Electric Power, LLC
Rechargeable Zinc Anode Stationary Battery Developments Sanjoy Banerjee, with Nilesh Ingale, Josh Galloway, Damon Turney, Stoyan Bliznakov, Gautam Yadav, & Michael Nyce The City University of New York Energy Institute
Low-Cost Sodium-Ion Battery to Enable Grid Scale Energy Storage: Prussian Blue-Derived Cathode and Complete Battery Integration Jong-Jan Lee Sharp Labs of America
Advanced Sodium Batteries with Enhanced Safety and Low-Cost Processing Joonho Koh Materials & Systems Research, Inc.
A Robust and Inexpensive Iron-Air Battery for Grid-Scale Energy Storage Sri Narayan University of Southern California
An Inexpensive Metal-free Organic Redox Flow Battery for Grid-scale Storage Sri Narayan University of Southern California
High Energy Storage Capacity Low-Cost Iron Flow Battery Robert Savinell Case Western Reserve University
Quaternary Phosphonium Based Hydroxide Exchange Membranes Yushan Yan University of Delaware
High-Voltage and Low-Crossover Redox Flow Batteries for Economical and Efficient Renewable Electricity Storage Yushan Yan University of Delaware
Energy Storage Integration with Renewables, Demonstration and Testing in a Microgrid Setting Bill Torre University of California, San Diego
Development of NaSICON Membrane Based Sodium-Iodine Battery Sai Bhavaraju Ceramatec, Inc.
Commissioning Dan Borneo Sandia National Laboratories

Thursday, September 18

Session 5 — Chair: Sean J. Hearne, Sandia National Laboratories

ASU-ISU Low Temperature, High Energy Density, High Efficiency Liquid Alkali Metal Storage Cells Austen Angell & Steve W. Martin Arizona State University / Iowa State University
Na-Metal Halide Battery Development Jin Y. Kim Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Nitrogen/Oxygen Battery – A Transformational Architecture for Large Scale Energy Storage Frank Delnick Sandia National Laboratories
Magnetic Composites for Energy Storage Flywheels Jim Martin Sandia National Laboratories
Flywheel Materials Development Tim Boyle Sandia National Laboratories

Session 6 — Chair: Stan Atcitty, Sandia National Laboratories

Development of Electrode Architectures for High Energy Density Electrochemical Capacitors Bruce Dunn University of California, Los Angeles
Novel Dielectrics Geoffrey Brennecka Sandia National Laboratories
Reliability Characterization of Wide-Band Gap Semiconductor Switches Robert J. Kaplar Sandia National Laboratories
Highly Efficient, High Power Density GaN-based DC-DC Converters Daniel Martin Arkansas Power Electronics International
60kW DC-AC Inverter with Internal Isolation using GaN Devices Frank Hoffmann Princeton Power Systems, Inc.

Session 7 — Chair: Landis Kannberg, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Flow Battery Solution for Smart Grid Renewable Energy Applications Craig Horne EnerVault
20MW Flywheel Frequency Regulation Plant (Hazle Spindle) Jim Arseneaux Beacon Power
PG&E’s Compressed Air Energy Storage Project Robert Booth Pacific Gas and Electric Company
Isothermal CAES: Fuel-Free, Site-Flexible Energy Storage for Renewables Integration and T&D Substitution Ben Bollinger & Dax Kepshire SustainX
Detroit Edison’s Advanced Implementation of Community Energy Storage Systems for Grid Support Nicholas Carlson & Haukur Asgeirsson DTE Energy
Grid-Scale Energy Storage Demonstration for Ancillary Services Using Ultrabattery Jason Hoffman Ecoult / East Penn Manufacturing

Poster Session 8 — Chair: Ron Staubly, US DOE / ARRA

Energy Storage Analysis Laboratory – Cell Testing David Rosewater Sandia National Laboratories
Multi-Objective Optimization for Power Electronics Used in Grid Tied Energy Storage Systems Sarah Hambridge Sandia National Laboratories
Impact of Value-Added Functionality on Inverters Eric Green North Carolina State University
Reliable High Performance Gate Oxides for Wide Band Gap Devices Jon Ihlefeld Sandia National Laboratories
Development of a Monolithically Integrated SiC Semiconductor Switch Ranbir Singh GeneSiC Semiconductor
Superconducting Magnet Energy Storage System with Direct Power Electronics Interface V.R. Ramanan ABB
High Energy Lithium-Sulfur Batteries Chengdu Liang Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Lower Cost Carbon-fiber for Flywheel Applications Robert E. Norris Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Sandia’s Demonstration with Duke Energy Dave Schoenwald Sandia National Laboratories
High Frequency Link Converters Using Advanced Magnetics Josh Yee University of California, Davis
Realization of Large Footprint Multilayer High Temperature Capacitors Incorporating Novel Dielectric Materials and Rapid Thermal Spray Deposition Routes Clive Randall, Eugene Furman & Rashmi Dixit Penn State University / DRS Research
6.5 kV Silicon Carbide Half-Bridge Power Switch Module for Energy Storage System Applications John Hostetler United Silicon Carbide, Inc.
Design and Development of a Low Cost, Manufacturable High Voltage Power Module for Energy Storage Systems Brandon Passmore Arkansas Power Electronics International, Inc.
High Voltage Capacitors for DC-Link Applications Angelo Yializis Sigma Technologies International, Inc.
Real-Time In-Situ Metrology for Lithium-Ion Battery R&D and Manufacturing Jong Yoo Applied Spectra, Inc.
Status of International Energy Storage Working Group Vish Vishwanathan Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Amber Kinetics Flywheel Energy Storage Demonstration Seth Sanders Amber Kinetics
Development of a 100 kWh/100 kw Flywheel Energy Storage Module Jim Arseneaux Beacon Power
Semi-Solid Rechargeable Power Sources-Flexible, High Performance Storage for Vehicles at Ultra-Low Cost Taison Tan 24 M Technologies, Inc.
ES Market Structures Cesar Silva Monroy Sandia National Laboratories
Wind Integration in West Texas: 1 MW/1 MWh Lithium-ion Battery System Elizabeth Endler Shell International Exploration & Production (US) Inc.

Friday, September 19

Session 9 — Chair: Vincent Sprenkle, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

ESS Performance Protocol Development Dave Schoenwald Sandia National Laboratories
National Model Codes and Standards Dave Conover Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
DOE Global Energy Storage Database Georgianne Huff Sandia National Laboratories
DOE / EPRI Electricity Storage Handbook Abbas Akhil Sandia National Laboratories
Notrees Energy Storage Project Jeff Gates Duke Energy

Session 10 — Chair: Maddi S�nchez Argoitia

The Architectural Diversity of Metal Oxide Nanostructures: An Opportunity for the Rational Optimization of Group II Cation Based Batteries Esther Takeuchi Stony Brook University
Tehachapi Wind Energy Storage Project Loic Gaillac Southern California Edison
BPA – Wide Area Damping Control: Proof of Concept Dave Schoenwald Sandia National Laboratories
Powin / BPA Demonstration Project Vish Viswanathan Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Washington State Clean Energy Funds – Grid Storage Landis Kannberg Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Session 11 — Chair: Dan Borneo, Sandia National Laboratories

Demonstrations Overview Dan Borneo Sandia National Laboratories
Demonstration of Modular Energy Storage in the Northwest Patrick Balducci Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Secondary-Use Battery Energy Storage Systems Michael Starke Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Energy Storage Demonstrations & Evaluation Ben Schenkman Sandia National Laboratories
Energy Storage Technical Partnerships Jacquelynne Hern�ndez Sandia National Laboratories
State & Federal Energy Storage Technology Advancement Partnership Todd Olinsky-Paul Clean Energy States Alliance
Energy Storage Systems Analysis Laboratory – Cell, Module, and Integrated Systems\ David Rosewater Sandia National Laboratories
Closing Remarks Dr. Imre Gyuk US Department of Energy / Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability