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Title Large Energy Storage Systems Handbook.
Imprint Hoboken : CRC Press, 2011.


 Internet  Electronic Book    AVAILABLE
Description 1 online resource (254 pages).
Series The CRC Press Series in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
CRC Press Series in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Energy storage.
Renewable energy sources.
Electric power production.
Genre Electronic books.
Contents Front Cover; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Editors; Contributors; Chapter 1: Applications of Energy Storage to Generation and Absorption of Electrical Power; Chapter 2: Impacts of Intermittent Generation; Chapter 3: Pumped Hydroelectric Energy Storage; Chapter 4: Underground Pumped Hydroelectric Energy Storage; Chapter 5: Compressed Air Energy Storage; Chapter 6: Battery Energy Storage; Chapter 7: Solar Thermal Energy Storage; Chapter 8: Natural Gas Storage; Back Cover.
Summary In the current push to convert to renewable sources of energy, many issues raised years ago on the economics and the difficulties of siting energy storage are once again being raised today. When large amounts of wind, solar, and other renewable energy sources are added to existing electrical grids, efficient and manageable energy storage becomes a crucial component to allowing a range of eco-friendly resources to play a significant role in our energy system. In order to fulfill our intended goal of diminishing dependence on non-renewable sources of energy and reducing our carbon footprint, we.
Other Author Levine, Jonah G.
Other Title Print version: Barnes, Frank S. Large Energy Storage Systems Handbook. Hoboken : CRC Press, ©2011 9781420086003