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Title: Forming liquid sprays in compressed-gas energy storage systems for effective heat exchange

Abstract

In various embodiments, efficiency of energy storage and recovery systems compressing and expanding gas is improved via heat exchange between the gas and a heat-transfer fluid.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
SustainX, Inc. (Seabrook, NH)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1086814
Patent Number(s):
8474255
Application Number:
13/105,986
Assignee:
SustainX, Inc. (Seabrook, NH)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
F - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING F15 - FLUID-PRESSURE ACTUATORS F15B - SYSTEMS ACTING BY MEANS OF FLUIDS IN GENERAL
H - ELECTRICITY H02 - GENERATION H02J - CIRCUIT ARRANGEMENTS OR SYSTEMS FOR SUPPLYING OR DISTRIBUTING ELECTRIC POWER
DOE Contract Number:  
OE0000231
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
25 ENERGY STORAGE

Citation Formats

McBride, Troy O, Bell, Alexander, Bollinger, Benjamin R, Shang, Andrew, Chmiel, David, Richter, Horst, Magari, Patrick, and Cameron, Benjamin. Forming liquid sprays in compressed-gas energy storage systems for effective heat exchange. United States: N. p., 2013. Web.
McBride, Troy O, Bell, Alexander, Bollinger, Benjamin R, Shang, Andrew, Chmiel, David, Richter, Horst, Magari, Patrick, & Cameron, Benjamin. Forming liquid sprays in compressed-gas energy storage systems for effective heat exchange. United States.
McBride, Troy O, Bell, Alexander, Bollinger, Benjamin R, Shang, Andrew, Chmiel, David, Richter, Horst, Magari, Patrick, and Cameron, Benjamin. Tue . "Forming liquid sprays in compressed-gas energy storage systems for effective heat exchange". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1086814.
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