Energy Storage Technology

Course Number: E-4016
Credit: 4 PDH
Subject Matter Expert: Lee Layton, P.E.
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Overview

In Energy Storage Technology, you'll learn ...

  • Know the various types of energy storage systems (ESS)
  • Know the benefits of ESS for generation
  • Know how ESS can benefit T&D infrastructure
  • Understand the advantages of lead-acid batteries

Overview

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Credit: 4 PDH

Length: 46 pages

This four-hour course covers the current status of electric utility grid-level energy storage systems. The benefits to the electric industry are discussed from the generator to the end-user. Several types of energy storage technologies are covered including battery systems, pump storage hydro, flywheels, compressed air storage, capacitor and even plug-in electric vehicles.

Specific Knowledge or Skill Obtained

This course teaches the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • Know the various types of energy storage systems (ESS)
  • Know the benefits of ESS for generation
  • Know how ESS can benefit T&D infrastructure
  • Understand the advantages of lead-acid batteries
  • Understand the benefits of sodium sulfur batteries
  • Know how compressed air can be used for energy storage
  • See the potential benefit of PHEV for energy storage

Certificate of Completion

You will be able to immediately print a certificate of completion after passing a multiple-choice quiz consisting of 25 questions. PDH credits are not awarded until the course is completed and quiz is passed.

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