TRAINING: Understanding Key Elements of Energy Storage

1-Day Course 

July 18th

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

Company: EUCI / NorthBridge Partners

Instructor: Peter Kelly-Detwiler, Principal, NorthBridge Partners

Course Info: 

  • -Review the growing need for energy storage and the main drivers
  • -Comprehend the differences between grid storage products energy storage, ancillary services, and frequency regulation
  • -Review the concept and related elements of storage ‘value stacking’
  • -Discuss regulatory issues related to renewables and now they impact storage
  • -Evaluate different storage technologies, including pumped hydro, compressed air, elevated rail, flywheels, thermal, and chemical storage
  • -Review various chemical storage technologies and their attributes. These technologies include advanced lead acid, flow, and various lithium ion battery technologies.
  • -Discuss the importance of cycle life for various products
  • -Evaluate the potential for grid storage of electric vehicles (EVs) and used EV batteries
  • -Discuss grid and on-site storage, and who controls the resource
  • -Identify the main competing players in the space and the various business models

Registration: Please contact Arpi Lepedzhyan if you would like to register for this course.