The simplest type of a compressed air energy storage (caes) facility would be an adiabatic pro- cess consisting only of a compressor, a storage and a turbine, compressing air into a container when storing and expanding when producing.
Santa clara university school of engineering senior thesis storwatts: compressed air energy storage system submitted by: michael biederer john o’malley iii. Principle of compressed air energy storage another technology which is in actual operation is compressed air energy storage (caes), which is in use two places in the world, huntorf, germany, and mcintosh, alabama, usa.
Compressed air energy storage (caes) executive summary compressed air energy 1 energy is the potential of a physical system to perform work (a common unit of work is foot-pound—the amount of energy needed to lift one pound up a distance of one foot) energy exists in several forms such as electromagnetic radiation. Compressed air energy storage is one of several energy storage options this chapter contains a detailed description of caes, a review of other energy storage options, as well as non-storage options for wind integration.
Investigation of compressed air energy storage efficiency a thesis presented to the faculty of california polytechnic state university, san luis obispo. Boise state university graduate college defense committee and final reading approvals of the thesis submitted by dustin shively thesis title: carbon-free compressed air energy storage.
Reverse osmosis desalination with integrated compressed air energy storage: conceptual design and modeling a thesis presented to the graduate school of. University of southern queensland faculty of health, engineering & sciences small compressed air energy storage systems a dissertation submitted by. This thesis entitled: wind integrated compressed air energy storage in colorado written by richard david moutoux has been approved for the department of electrical engineering.
Analysis of adiabatic liquid piston compressed air energy storage, alp-caes bachelor project kristian bo kahle mek - tes - ep - 2011 - 09 july 2011. Yet the benefits of compressed air over electric storage are the longer lifetime of pressure vessels and materials are entirely benign as well as life time costs are potentially lower like solar energy, air is a clean and an abundant resource with specific gas characteristics, which. Compressed air energy storage -- an exergy-based analysis of turbomachinery systems by james konrad a thesis submitted to the faculty of graduate studies. Approval of the thesis: numerical comparison of sensible and latent thermal energy storage for compressed air energy storage submitted by mi̇ne kaya in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of.
Ii assessment of compressed air energy storage system (caes) patrick m johnson a thesis submitted to the faculty of the university of tennessee. Compressed air energy storage (caes) is a semi-mature technology which has been used since the 1970s for power smoothing and “spinning reserve” for the electricity grid.
Graduate theses and dissertations iowa state university capstones, theses and dissertations 2010 feasibility of compressed air energy storage to store.