EESAT 2003 Conference

For the best viewing of PDF files, including document bookmarks and indexing, please download the latest version of Adobe Reader.

The full papers can be downloaded individually from the links below:


Session #1: Overview

Complementary Roles of State and Federal Agencies in Energy DevelopmentTerry SurlesCalifornia Energy Commission
Applications and Markets for Electricity Storage in CaliforniaJoe IannucciJim Eyer: DUA
A Systems Model for Sizing and Economic Analysis of Energy Storage OpportunitiesAl IngramBPA
Life-Cycle Cost Analysis of Energy Storage Technologies for Long- and Short-Duration ApplicationsSusan SchoenungLongitude 122 West

Session #2: System Comparisons

Application of Energy Storage Devices at AEPDavid NicholsAli Nourai
Assessment of Alternatives to Lead-Acid Substation BatteriesSteve EckroadEPRI
A Fundamental Look at Energy Storage Focusing Primarily on Flywheels and Superconducting Energy StorageKent DaveyRobert Hebner: Univ. of Texas
Energy Storage Handbook for T&D Applications: A Standardized ApproachSteve EckroadEPRI

Session #3: Advanced Flywheels

Successes and Opportunity in High Speed Flywheel DevelopmentDonald BenderAFS Trinity Power Corporation
Test, Analysis, and Scale-Up of a 1-kWh Flywheel Rotor DesignA.C. DayP.E Johnson
3d CR KEMA Three Dimensional, Counter Rotation, Kinetic, Electro-Mechanical AccumulatorMario GottfriedErmita Ixtapalapz 466

Session #4: Compressed Air Systems

True Cost of Cycling Enhances the Value of Compressed Air Energy Storage Systems (CAES)G. Paul GrimsrudSteven A. Lefton
Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES) Fits Today’s Market RequirementsRolf AlthausKarl Wiederhold: ALSTOM Ltd.; Jean-Pierre Rickli: JPR Concepts & Innovation; Burkhard Roemhild: ALSTOM Power Inc.
Energy Storage Options for Central IllinoisJason MakansiESC
New Compressed Air Energy Storage Concept Can Improve the Profitability of Existing Simple Cycle, Combined Cycle, Wind Energy, and Landfill Gas Combustioin, Turbine-Based Power PlantsMichael NakhamkinESPC
Economic Value of Compressed Air Energy Storage in Conjunction with Large Scale Wind in McCameyNisha DesaiDave Pemberton: Ridge Energy Storage


Session #5: Power Electronics

Efficient Utilization of Battery Energy Storage Using a Multilevel Converter StatComY. ChengC. Qian
High Power Energy Storage System Application Using Emitter Turn-Off(ETO) ThyristorAlex Q. HuangVirginia Poly Institute
Progress on an Optically Interconnected, Heat-Pipe Cooled, HVIGBT-Based, Mega-Watt Inverter, Building Block for DER ApplicationsPaul Grems DuncanJohn A. Schroeder: Airak
High Power Energy Storage System Application Using an Emitter Turn-Off (ETO) Thyristor in a Transmission Ultracapacitor (TUCAP)Alex Q. HuangBin Zhang

Session #6: Techonology Advances

Nanomaterials-Based Electrodes for High Discharge and Charge Rate Energy Storage DevicesAmit SinghalGanesh Skandan
High Power, Bipolar, Nickel-Metal Hydride Battery for Utility ApplicationsMike EskraRobert Plivelich: Electro Energy
ALABC Progress Towards Improved VRLA Battery PerformancePat MoseleyILZRO
Thermal Energy Storage is Electric Energy StorageMark M. MacCrackenCALMAC Mfg. Corp

Session #7: Flywheel Systems

2 MW, 130 kWh Flywheel Energy Storage SystemMatthew CaprioJohn Herbst
Kinetic Energy Storage: Solving Problems for Power Engineers Around the WorldColin TarrantUrenco Power Technologies Ltd.
Giga-Joule Class of Energy Storage by Large Flywheel, Motor-Generator SystemTatsuya MatsukawaNagoya University

Session #8: Lead Acid Battery Life Predictions

Modeling of Battery Life: l. The Equivalent Circuit Model (ECM) ApproachBor Yann LiawRudolph G. Jungst
Evolutionary and Adaptive Recurrent Neural Network Modeling for Prediction of Battery LifeC. YapACTA Incorporated
Real Time Aging Effects on VRLA Batteries in a BESS ApplicationRobert J. SchmittGeorge W. Hunt: GNB Industrial Power

Session #9: Capacitor and Super Capacitor Development and Applications

Status Report 2003 on Capacitor Storage Systems – E CaSSMichio OkamuraOkamura Laboratory
Test and Evaluation of an Asymmetrical Electrochemical CapacitorHaresh KamathThomas Key: EPRI PEAC
Enhancing the Transient Loadability of Distributed Generation Using an Electro-Chemical, Capacitor Based Energy Storage SystemSatish J RanadeXin Jiang
Principle of a Hybrid Compressed Air and Supercapacitors Energy Storage System with Maximum Efficiency Point TrackingSylvain LemofouetA. Rufer

Session #10: Lithium Batteries

Development and Manufacturing of Two, 100 kW/1-Minute, Li-Ion Battery Systems for Energy Storage ApplicationsDr. S. OweisSaft America Inc.
Performance Characteristics of Phosphate Lithium-Ion Battery for Utility Backup ApplicationsOliver GrossJohn Nguyen: Valence Technology
Development of 24 kWh Power Storage System Applying Li-Ion BatteriesH. ShibataK. Adachi: Kyushu Electric Power Co.; K. Hashizaki

Session #11: Flywheels for Short Duration Events

Flywheel-Based Recycling of Electrical Energy for Grid Frequency RegulationMatthew L LazarewiczAlex Rojas: Beacon Power Corp
Dynastore – A Flywheel Energy Storage System for Power Quality Applications in the 10 kWh ClassH. DarrelmannRWE-Piller GmbH
Novel Control of Flywheel Generator for Power Fluctuation CompensationTaku TakakuYoshinobu Ashie


Session #12: Storage with Distributed Generation

HybSim 3.3 – Hybrid Generation Model SimulatorLumas KendrickJr.
Complementary Battery Energy Storage in Inverter-Based Microturbines and Fuel Cell SystemsAbbas AkhilTom Byrd: SNL
Lessons Learned from the PV Hybrid Battery at Grasmere, IdahoTom HundSNL
Energy Analysis of Batteries in Photovoltaic SystemsCarl Jonah RydhUniv. of Kalmar
Coordination of Conventional System, Wind Energy Storage System and Hybrid System for a 40-Megawatt Wind Farm for Operation WITH the Electric Power GridBen EnisPaul Lieberman
Wind Energy Storage with Uncooled Compressed AirE.F.A. MohamedH.P. Beck

Session #13: Large Applications 1

Recent Progress in Vanadium Redox-Flow BatteryKatsuji EmuraSumitomo Electric Industries
Commercial Deployment of the NAS Battery in JapanHyogo TakamiTEPCO
Performance and Economic Analysis of the NAS Battery Demonstration at AEPBenjamin L. NorrisGridwise Engineering Company

Session #14: Large Applications 2

The Value of Large Scale Electricity StorageMark T. Kun zToby Edmonds: Regenesys Technologies
World’s Most Powerful BESS is Online and Working in AlaskaTim De VriesGolden Valley Electric Association

Closing Session

Life-Cycle Air Emissions from Utility-Scale Energy Storage Facilities: Comparative Analysis and Policy ImplicationsPaul DenholmGerald Kulcinski: Univ. of Wisconsin
Analysis of New Energy Storage Technologies for Power Quality Solutions in the Distribution NetworkRicardo LópezJosé P. Rasgado
The Economic Value of Electricity Reliability and Power QualityJoseph EtoLBNL
Is the Cost There for the Economics? (Comparing Costs and Benefits for Energy Storage Systems)John BoyesSNL