TITLE

Review and prospect of compressed air energy storage system

AUTHOR(S)
CHEN, Laijun; ZHENG, Tianwen; MEI, Shengwei; XUE, Xiaodai; LIU, Binhui; LU, Qiang
PUB. DATE
October 2016
SOURCE
Journal of Modern Power Systems & Clean Energy;Oct2016, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p529
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
As an effective approach of implementing power load shifting, fostering the accommodation of renewable energy, such as the wind and solar generation, energy storage technique is playing an important role in the smart grid and energy internet. Compressed air energy storage (CAES) is a promising energy storage technology due to its cleanness, high efficiency, low cost, and long service life. This paper surveys state-of-the-art technologies of CAES, and makes endeavors to demonstrate the fundamental principles, classifications and operation modes of CAES. Critical subsystems of CAES are elaborated exhaustively. The application prospects and further research directions are summarized to promote the popularization of CAES in smart grid and energy internet.
ACCESSION #
119109742

 

Related Articles

  • Use of Renewable Energy Sources in Saudi Arabia through Smart Grid. Pazheri, Faisal R.; Malik, Nazar H.; Al-Arainy, Abdulrehman A.; Ottukulotk, Safoora; Othman, Mohd F.; Al-Ammar, Essam A.; T. P., Imthias Ahamed // Journal of Energy & Power Engineering;Jul2012, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p1065 

    Even though Saudi Arabia is the world's largest producer and exporter of petroleum and petroleum based products, it is also blessed with high potential of renewable energy sources like solar and wind. Untapped wind and solar energy sources, which are abundant throughout the kingdom, can be...

  • A Novel Constant-Pressure Pumped Hydro Combined with Compressed Air Energy Storage System. Erren Yao; Huanran Wang; Long Liu; Guang Xi // Energies (19961073);2015, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p154 

    As intermittent renewable energy is receiving increasing attention, the combination of intermittent renewable energy with large-scale energy storage technology is considered as an important technological approach for the wider application of wind power and solar energy. Pumped hydro combined...

  • A Coupled Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical Model of Jointed Hard Rock for Compressed Air Energy Storage. Xiaoying Zhuang; Runqiu Huang; Chao Liang; Rabczuk, Timon // Mathematical Problems in Engineering;2014, p1 

    Renewable energy resources such as wind and solar are intermittent, which causes instability when being connected to utility grid of electricity. Compressed air energy storage (CAES) provides an economic and technical viable solution to this problem by utilizing subsurface rock cavern to store...

  • Impact of compressed air energy storage system into diesel power plant with wind power penetration. Ahmed, Abdulla; Tong Jiang // International Journal of Electrical & Computer Engineering (2088;Jun2019, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p1553 

    The wind energy plays an important role in power system because of its renewable, clean and free energy. However, the penetration of wind power (WP) into the power grid system (PGS) requires an efficient energy storage systems (ESS). compressed air energy storage (CAES) system is one of the most...

  • Carolinas' brainpower shines.  // Business North Carolina;Nov2014 Supplement, Vol. 34, p12 

    The article discusses the clean energy research efforts of several universities in North Carolina and South Carolina. Topics discussed include wind power research at Appalachian State University, wind turbine testing and smart grid research at Clemson University's SCE&G Energy Innovation Center,...

  • Why we need a smarter grid.  // New Scientist;11/17/2012, Vol. 216 Issue 2891, following p32 

    The article discusses why the world needs a smarter grid. The author presents a brief overview of an event on November 8, 2009 in which half of Spain was powered by wind. He notes that Spanish authorities had to shut down the electricity grid to avoid overloading the system because the grid was...

  • The Rush to Renewables. Burt, Britt; Mullins, Shane // Power;Dec2010, Vol. 154 Issue 12, p71 

    The article reports on continued investment in wind power in the U.S., particularly in California and Texas. Renewable power developers and their partners are making investments in wind power in order to meet December 31 deadline to qualify for federal cash grants. About 13 renewable energy...

  • A Renewable Future. Boyle, Godfrey // Ecologist;Nov99, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p430 

    Reports on the renewable resources of energy. Development of energy from the wind; Generation of electricity directly from sunlight; Percentage of electricity from renewables targeted by Great Britain.

  • California wins with wind and solar. Comis, Don // California Farmer;Dec2010, Vol. 293 Issue 12, p24 

    The article reports on the significance of wind and solar power combination on energy production and demands in California and Texas.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics