2018 Program Peer Review and Update Meeting

The 2018 Department of Energy (DOE) Energy Storage Program Peer Review and Update Meeting was held September 25-27 at the Eldorado Hotel & Spa in Santa Fe, NM.

Most presentations and posters are available for download from the links within the agenda below.

Tuesday, September 25

Facilitator Opening and IntroductionsJames GreenbergerNAATBatt International
DOE WelcomeDr. Imre GyukUS Department of Energy
Office of Electricity
Electricity Advisory CommitteeRamteen SioshansiThe Ohio State University
National Laboratories Summary Overviews
Energy Storage Program at Oak Ridge National LaboratoryMichael StarkeOak Ridge National Laboratory
DOE OE Stationary Energy Storage Program at PNNLVincent SprenklePacific Northwest National Laboratory
DOE OE Energy Storage Program at SandiaBabu ChalamalaSandia National Laboratories
Energy Storage R&D and Academic Partners  
Session ChairErik SpoerkeSandia National Laboratories
Alkaline Zn-MnO2 BatteriesSanjoy BanerjeeCity University of New York
Advanced Capacitors for Future Power Conversion SystemsBruce GnadeSouthern Methodist University
Energy Storage: Industrial Acceptance  
Session ChairPatrick BalducciPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Battery Storage State of Health ModelVish ViswanthanPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Control System Enhancement Using the
Optimization Performance Evaluation Tool
Jan AlamPacific Northwest National Laboratory
HECO Demand Response ToolDi WuPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Equitable Regulatory Environment & Status Report  
Session ChairsRay Byrne

Rebecca O’Neil
Sandia National Laboratories
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Energy Storage: State Regulatory EngagementJeremy TwitchellPacific Northwest National Laboratory
ES Valuation Optimization ToolRicky Concepcion,
Felipe Wilches-Bernal
Sandia National Laboratories
Optimal Sizing of Behind-the-Meter Energy Storage with Stochastic Load and PV Generation for Islanded OperationDavid CoppSandia National Laboratories
Optimal Time-of-Use Management with Power Factor Correction Using Behind-the-Meter Energy Storage SystemsTu NguyenSandia National Laboratories
Energy Storage & FinancingRichard BaxterMustang Prairie
Applied Materials I  
Session ChairWei WangPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Flow Battery Electrolyte Chemistry DevelopmentVijay MurugesanPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Aqueous Soluble Organic (ASO) Flow Battery DevelopmentAaron HollasPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Intermediate Temperature Na -Metal Halide DevelopmentGuosheng LiPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Na-ion Battery DevelopmentXiaolin LiPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Li-ion ReliabilityDaiwon ChoiPacific Northwest National Laboratory
Meet and Greet Reception

Wednesday, September 26

Energy Storage / Industry Acceptance: Demonstrations and Deployment  
Energy Storage Project Team OverviewDan BorneoSandia National Laboratories
Applications that Reduce the Use of GensetsCraig KuntzCordova Electric Cooperative
NEC Lithium Ion ESS located at Howard Elementary: Resiliency and Utility Support (EWEB)Matt IbarakiEugene Water & Electric Board
CESA State Projects and Policy DevelopmentTodd Olinsky-PaulClean Energy States Alliance
Energy Storage for Grid Resilience  
ESS on ANZA Grid for T&D and Resiliency SupportFrank CurrieSandia National Laboratories
Multi Objective Labs for Energy Storage ResiliencyBenjamin SchenkmanSandia National Laboratories
Grid Stability Using Distributed Energy StorageDavid SchoenwaldSandia National Laboratories
Power Electronics  
Session ChairStan AtcitttySandia National Laboratories
Power Dense Converter Electronics for Grid-tied ESSBruce PilvelaitCreare
All-SiC Power Module for Grid-tied Energy StorageRanbir SinghGeneSic
Smart GaN-based Inverters for Grid-tied ESSMedhi FerdowsiInnoCit
Reliability Characterization of Wide-Band Gap Semiconductor SwitchesOleksiy SlobodyanSandia National Laboratories
New Energy Storage Technologies  
Session ChairMichael StarkeOak Ridge National Laboratory
Low Cost Membrane Separators for High Energy Density Organic Radical Mediated Flow BatteriesEthan SelfOak Ridge National Laboratory
Processes in Components for the Redox Flow BatteryTom ZawodzinskiUniv TN/ Knoxville
Novel Ground Level Integrated Diverse Energy Storage (GLIDES)Ayyoub MomenOak Ridge National Laboratory
Power Electronics Based Grid Integration Technology for Energy Storage ApplicationsMadhu ChinthavaliOak Ridge National Laboratory
Energy Storage Safety & Reliability  
Aging and Abuse of Commercial Li-ion CellsSummer FerreiraSandia National Laboratories
Battery Abuse Test DevelopmentJosh LambSandia National Laboratories
Using Modeling to Predict & Mitigate Thermal RunawayJohn HewsonSandia National Laboratories
Update on Energy Storage System Safety Roadmap Codes and Standards ActivitiesCharlie VartanianPacific Northwest National Laboratory
ES – Applied Materials II  
Session ChairTravis AndersonSandia National Laboratories
Alkaline Batteries for Grid Storage ApplicationsTim LambertSandia National Laboratories
Membranes for Flow Battery ApplicationsCy FujimotoSandia National Laboratories
Aqueous-Soluble Organic Flow Battery Chemistry with Long Lifetime in Weak Alkaline ElectrolyteMichael AzizHarvard University
Relating Membrane Materials Properties to Crossover Mechanisms in Flow BatteriesTravis Anderson,
Leo Small
Sandia National Laboratories
Materials Advances for Molten Sodium BatteriesErik SpoerkeSandia National Laboratories
Focus on ES Partnerships and Collaborations with Industry & Academia  
Focus on ES Partnerships and CollaborationsDavid RosewaterSandia National Laboratories
Optimization and Controls for ES SafetyDavid ReedPacific Northwest National Laboratory
On the Role of Energy Storage in the Operation of Future Fossil Free UtilitiesRobb ThomsonNational Institute of Standards and Technology
Demonstration of a kW Class Redox Battery Using an Advanced Bi-additive Vanadium Sulfate ElectrolyteBrian BerlandITN Energy Systems
Improving Stability of Battery Additives and Electrolytes Using Redox Non-Innocent Ligand ComplexesMitch AnsteyDavidson College (North Carolina)
Poster Session & Interviews  

Thursday, September 27

Innovative Next Steps & Funding Opportunities Round Table Discussion
DOE OE Closing RemarksDr. Imre GyukDOE