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Title: Improving efficiency of liquid heat exchange in compressed-gas energy storage systems

Abstract

In various embodiments, efficiency of energy storage and recovery systems employing compressed air and liquid heat exchange is improved via control of the system operation and/or the properties of the heat-exchange liquid.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
SustainX, Inc., Seabrook, NH (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1531754
Patent Number(s):
8,245,508
Application Number:
13/087,936
Assignee:
SustainX, Inc. (Seabrook, NH)
DOE Contract Number:  
OE0000231
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2011-04-15
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Bollinger, Benjamin, Magari, Patrick, and McBride, Troy O. Improving efficiency of liquid heat exchange in compressed-gas energy storage systems. United States: N. p., 2012. Web.
Bollinger, Benjamin, Magari, Patrick, & McBride, Troy O. Improving efficiency of liquid heat exchange in compressed-gas energy storage systems. United States.
Bollinger, Benjamin, Magari, Patrick, and McBride, Troy O. Tue . "Improving efficiency of liquid heat exchange in compressed-gas energy storage systems". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1531754.
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abstractNote = {In various embodiments, efficiency of energy storage and recovery systems employing compressed air and liquid heat exchange is improved via control of the system operation and/or the properties of the heat-exchange liquid.},
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