2012 DOE Energy Storage Program Peer Review and Update Meeting

The 2012 DOE Energy Storage Program Peer Review and Update Meeting was held Sept. 26-28 at the Renaissance Washington DC Downtown Hotel in Washington, D.C.

The agenda is available for download. Most of the presentations are also available for download from the links within the agenda below.

Wednesday, September 26

Session 1 Chair: Dr. Imre Gyuk, Department of Energy

Welcome and DOE PerspectiveDr. Imre GyukUS Department of Energy / Office of Electricity Delivery & Energy Reliability
DOE / OE Program OverviewDr. Imre GyukUS Department of Energy / Office of Electricity Delivery & Energy Reliability
DOE / ARRA Program OverviewRon StaublyNational Energy Technology Laboratory
OE / SNL Program OverviewRoss GuttromsonSandia National Laboratories
OE / PNNL Program OverviewVincent SprenklePacific Northwest National Laboratory
DOE / ARPA-E Program OverviewDr. Mark JohnsonUS Department of Energy / Advanced Research Projects Agency-ENERGY

Session 2 Chair: Ron Staubly, NETL

ARRA Wind Firming Energy FarmTom StepienPrimus Power
ARRA Grid-Scale Energy Storage Demonstration for Ancillary Services Using Ultra batteryJohn WoodEcoult
ARRA PV Plus Storage for Simultaneous Voltage Smoothing and Peak ShiftingSteve WillardPNM
ARRA Demonstration of a Sodium Ion Battery for Grid Level ApplicationsTheodore WileyAquion Energy
ARRA Solid State Li Metal Batteries for Grid-Scale Energy StorageMohit SinghSeeo Inc.
ARRA Amber Kinetics Flywheel Energy Storage DemonstrationEdward ChiaoAmber Kinetics, Inc.

Session 3 Chair: Bill Capp, Grid Storage Consulting

ARRA Flow Battery Solution for Smart Grid Renewable Energy ApplicationsSheri NevinsRaytheon Ktech
ARRA Painesville Municipal Electric Power Vanadium Redox Battery Demonstration ProjectJoseph StartariAshlawn Energy LLC
Energy Storage Controls for Grid StabilityRay ByrneSandia National Laboratories
Secondary Use of Vehicle Batteries in Power SystemsOmer OnarOak Ridge National Laboratory
Second Generation Emissions StudyRick FioravantiDNV KEMA Energy & Sustainability
Energy Storage Computational Tool (ESCT)Colette LamontagneNavigant Consulting, Inc.

Poster Session 1 National Laboratories Projects

PosterPoster AuthorOrganization
Metrics for Storage and Pre-Standards AnalysesDavid RoseSandia National Laboratories
Oahu Energy Storage Study: Comparison of Distributed vs. Central Storage ValueMichael Kintner-MeyerPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Flow Battery ModelingSoowhan KimPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Engineered Gate Oxides for Wide Bandgap Semiconductor MOSFETsJon IhlefeldSandia National Laboratories
Impact Study of Value-Added Functionality on Inverters in Energy Storage SystemsEric Green & Vivek RamachandranNorth Carolina State University
Linear Analysis of Power Electronics for Energy Storage SystemsLuke WatsonMissouri University of Science & Technology
Tri-lab Distributed Storage Study for MauiJim EllisonSandia National Laboratories
International Energy Storage DatabaseJanice LinStrateGen Consulting LLC
Next Generation Composite Materials for Flywheel DevelopmentTim LambertSandia National Laboratories
Synthesis and Stability of NaSICON for Sodium-Based BatteriesDave Ingersoll & Erik SpoerkeSandia National Laboratories
ES-SelectTM An Energy Storage Selection ToolDhruv BhatnagarSandia National Laboratories
Reducing the Costs of Manufacturing Flow BatteriesDhruv BhatnagarSandia National Laboratories
NYSERDA Energy Storage ProjectsDhruv BhatnagarSandia National Laboratories
Nevada Energy Storage StudyJim EllisonSandia National Laboratories
Energy Storage in the SoutheastJim EllisonSandia National Laboratories

Poster Session 2 ARPA-E Projects

PosterPoster AuthorOrganization
Fuel-Free, Ubiquitous, Compressed Air Energy Storage and Power ConditioningIan LawsonGeneral Compression
Novel Regenerative Fuel Cells based on Anion Exchange Membranes for Affordable Renewable Energy StorageKatherine AyersProton OnSite
Low Cost, High-Energy Density Flywheel Storage Grid DemonstrationMike StrasikThe Boeing Company
A Robust and Inexpensive Iron-Air Rechargeable Battery for Grid-Scale Energy StorageSri NarayanUniversity of Southern California
Development of a 100kWh FlywheelJim ArseneauxBeacon Power Corporation
Flow-Assisted Zinc Anode Batteries for Grid-Scale Electricity StorageValerio De Angelis and Nilesh IngaleCUNY Energy Institute
Hydrogen-Bromine Flow Batteries for Grid-Scale Energy StorageVincent BattagliaLawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Superconducting Magnet Energy Storage System with Direct Power Electronics InterfaceV.R. RamananABB, Inc.
GRIDS Soluble Lead Flow Battery TechnologyAaron SathrumGeneral Atomics
Low Cost, High Performance and Long Life Flow Battery ElectrodesTom StepienPrimus Power
Transformative Electrochemical Flow Storage SystemMike PerryUnited Technologies Research Center
Electroville: High-Amperage Storage Device Energy Storage for the NeighborhoodPaul BurkeMassachusetts Institute of Technology
Semi-Solid Rechargeable Power Sources Flexible, High Performance Storage for Vehicles at Ultra-Low CostTaison Tan24M
Planar Na-beta Batteries for Renewable Integration and Grid ApplicationsRobert HigginsEaglePicher Technologies, LLC.
Affordable Energy Water and SunlightSun Catalytix
Quaternary Phosphonium Based Hydroxide Exchange MembranesYushan YanUniversity of Delaware
2.5kW/10kWh Redox Flow Battery (RFB) with Low-cost Electrolyte and Membrane TechnologiesThomas KodenkandathITN Energy Systems, Inc.
Advanced Sodium BatteryJoonho KohMaterials & Systems Research, Inc.

Thursday, September 27

Session 4 Chair: Tony Martino, Sandia National Laboratories

PosterPoster AuthorOrganization
CAES Geo Performance for Natural Gas and Salt Reservoirs and Thermal-Mechanical-Hydraulic (TMH) Response of Geological Storage Formations (CAES)Payton GardnerSandia National Laboratories
Thermoelectrochemical Energy StorageNicholas HudakSandia National Laboratories
Component Research for Redox Flow BatteriesTom ZawodzinskiOak Ridge National Laboratory
Nitrogen/Oxygen Battery A Transformational Architecture for Large Scale Energy StorageFrank DelnickSandia National Laboratories
Sodium-based Battery DevelopmentDave IngersollSandia National Laboratories
Intermediate Temperature Planar Na-Metal Halide BatteriesJin KimPacific Northwest National Laboratory

Session 5 Chair: Ross Guttromson, Sandia National Laboratories

Na-ion Intercalation Electrodes for Na-ion BatteryJun LiuPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Unique Li-ion Batteries for Utility ApplicationsDaiwon ChoiPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Carbon Enhanced VRLA BatteriesDavid EnosSandia National Laboratories
Improved Properties of Nanocomposites for Flywheel ApplicationsTim BoyleSandia National Laboratories
Magnetic Composites for Flywheel Energy StorageJim MartinSandia National Laboratories

Session 6 Chair: Stan Atcitty, Sandia National Laboratories

PosterPoster AuthorOrganization
Novel High Energy Density Dielectrics for Scalable Capacitor NeedsGeoff BrenneckaSandia National Laboratories
Design and Development of a Low Cost, Manufacturable High Voltage Power Module for Energy Storage SystemsBrandon PassmoreArkansas Power Electronics International, Inc.
6.5 kV Silicon Carbide Half-Bridge Power Switch Module for Energy Storage System ApplicationsJohn HostetlerUnited Silicon Carbide, Inc.
15 kV Phase Leg Power Modules with SiC DevicesRanbir SinghGeneSiC Semiconductor, Inc.
Experimental Investigation of Silicon Carbide Power Device ReliabilityRobert KaplarSandia National Laboratories

Poster Session 3 SBIR Projects

PosterPoster AuthorOrganization
High Power Motor for ARPA-E FlywheelJim ArseneauxBeacon Power Corporation
Acid Based Blend Membranes for Redox Flow BatteriesAlan CisarLynntech, Inc.
Flow Battery MembraneDavid OferTiax, LLC
Sodium Intercalation Battery for Stationary StorageDavid OferTiax, LLC
Modular Undersea Compressed Air Energy Storage (UCAES) SystemJames KesseliBrayton Energy, LLC
Highly Selective Proton-Conducting Composite Membranes for Redox Flow BatteriesAlan CisarLynntech, Inc.
Low Cost and Highly Selective Composite Membrane for Redox Flow BatteriesFei WangEIC Laboratories, Inc.
Low-Cost, High-Performance Hybrid Membranes for Redox Flow BatteriesHongxing HuAmsen Technologies, LLC
Nanocatalytic Rechargeable Lithium Air CathodeD. �Pera� PeramunageEIC Laboratories, Inc.
Flow Battery Structures to Improve Performance and Reduce Manufacturing CostE. Jennings TaylorFaraday Technology, Inc.
A Single Substance Organic Redox Flow BatteryPaul RasmussenVinazene, Inc.
Next Generation Processes for Carbonate Electrolytes for Battery ApplicationsKris RanganMaterials Modification, Inc.
Organic and Inorganic Solid Electrolytes for Li-ion BatteriesNader HaghNEI Corporation

Poster Session 4 University Projects

PosterPoster AuthorOrganization
Strategies for Liquid-Anode Alkali Batteries of High Energy Density Operating at 0 to 100�CC. Austen AngellArizona State University
Iron Based Flow Batteries for Low Cost Grid Level Energy StorageJesse WainrightCase Western Reserve University
Development of Electrode Architectures for High Energy Density Electrochemical CapacitorsYury GogotsiDrexel University Department of Materials Science and Engineering
The Architectural Diversity of Metal Oxide Nanostructures: An Opportunity for the Rational Optimization of Group II Cation Based BatteriesEsther TakeuchiStony Brook University

Poster Session 5 ARRA Projects

PosterPoster AuthorOrganization
20 MW Flywheel Frequency Regulation Plant (Stephentown NY)Jim ArseneauxBeacon Power Corporation
Detroit Edison�s Advanced Implementation of Community Energy Storage Systems for Grid SupportHaukur (Hawk) AsgeirssonDetroit Edison
Notrees Wind StorageJeff GatesDuke Energy
Compressed Air Energy StorageRobert BoothPG&E/BAI
Premium Power Distributed Energy Storage System DemonstrationDennis McKayPremium Power
Tehachapi Wind Energy Storage Project Using Li-Ion BatteriesChristopher ClarkeSouthern California Edison
Isothermal Compressed Air Energy Storage for Grid-Scale ApplicationsAdam RauwerdinkSustainX

Friday, September 28

Session 7 Chair: Dan Borneo, Sandia National Laboratories

DOE-OE FY12 Electrical Energy Storage Demonstration ProjectsDan BorneoSandia National Laboratories
State & Federal Energy Storage Technology Advancement Partnership (ESTAP)Todd Olinsky-PaulClean Energy States Alliance
Life Cycle Testing and Evaluation of Energy Storage DevicesSummer FerreiraSandia National Laboratories
Energy Storage Test PadDavid RoseSandia National Laboratories
Maui Electric Company Storage Evaluation ProjectJim EllisonSandia National Laboratories
Protocol for Measuring and Expressing Performance for Energy Storage SystemsVilayanur ViswanathanPacific Northwest National Laboratory

Session 8 Chair: Landis Kannberg, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Advanced Membranes for VRFB. A Collaboration with SNL, PNNL and ORNLCy FujimotoSandia National Laboratories
Advanced Materials for Flow BatteriesTravis AndersonSandia National Laboratories
Flow Battery Modeling 2Mario MartinezSandia National Laboratories
New Generation Redox Flow Battery Prototype DevelopmentVincent SprenklePacific Northwest National Laboratory
New Generation Aqueous Base Redox Flow Battery Component DevelopmentWei WangPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Estimation of Capital and Levelized Cost for Redox Flow BatteriesVilayanur ViswanathanPacific Northwest National Laboratory

Session 9 Chair: Ray Byrne, Sandia National Laboratories

Wholesale Electricity Market Design ProjectJim EllisonSandia National Laboratories
Evaluating Utility Owned Electric Energy Storage Systems: A Perspective for State Electric Utility RegulatorsDhruv BhatnagarSandia National Laboratories
National Assessment of Energy Storage for Grid Balancing and ArbitrageMichael Kintner-MeyerPacific Northwest National Laboratory
DOE-EPRI Energy Storage Handbook in Collaboration with NRECAAbbas AkhilSandia National Laboratories