Flywheel Energy Storage technology workshop

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Advances in recent years of high strength/lightweight materials, high performance magnetic bearings, and power electronics technology has spurred a renewed interest by the transportation, utility, and manufacturing industries in Flywheel Energy Storage (FES) technologies. FES offers several advantages over conventional electro-chemical energy storage, such as high specific energy and specific power, fast charging time, long service life, high turnaround efficiency (energy out/energy in), and no hazardous/toxic materials or chemicals are involved. Potential applications of FES units include power supplies for hybrid and electric vehicles, electric vehicle charging stations, space systems, and pulsed power devices. Also, FES units can be used ... continued below

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O`Kain, D. & Howell, D. December 31, 1993.

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Advances in recent years of high strength/lightweight materials, high performance magnetic bearings, and power electronics technology has spurred a renewed interest by the transportation, utility, and manufacturing industries in Flywheel Energy Storage (FES) technologies. FES offers several advantages over conventional electro-chemical energy storage, such as high specific energy and specific power, fast charging time, long service life, high turnaround efficiency (energy out/energy in), and no hazardous/toxic materials or chemicals are involved. Potential applications of FES units include power supplies for hybrid and electric vehicles, electric vehicle charging stations, space systems, and pulsed power devices. Also, FES units can be used for utility load leveling, uninterruptable power supplies to protect electronic equipment and electrical machinery, and for intermittent wind or photovoltaic energy sources. The purpose of this workshop is to provide a forum to highlight technologies that offer a high potential to increase the performance of FES systems and to discuss potential solutions to overcome present FES application barriers. This document consists of viewgraphs from 27 presentations.

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OSTI as DE94008064; Paper copy available at OSTI: phone, 865-576-8401, or email, reports@adonis.osti.gov

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  • Fly wheel energy storage technology workshop,Oak Ridge, TN (United States),2-4 Nov 1993

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  • Other: DE94008064
  • Report No.: CONF-9311155--
  • Grant Number: AC05-84OR21400
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 10132578
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1315075

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O`Kain, D. & Howell, D. Flywheel Energy Storage technology workshop, article, December 31, 1993; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1315075/: accessed November 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.