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Title: Methods for operating solar-thermochemical processes

Abstract

Methods for controlling or operating solar thermochemical reactions process that maximize the two-step thermochemical energy cycle efficiency by a combination of pressure and temperature swing are disclosed.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1459530
Patent Number(s):
10001298
Application Number:
14/962,307
Assignee:
National Technology & Engineering Solutions of Sandia, LLC (Albuquerque, NM)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
F - MECHANICAL ENGINEERING F24 - HEATING F24S - SOLAR HEAT COLLECTORS
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02E - REDUCTION OF GREENHOUSE GAS [GHG] EMISSIONS, RELATED TO ENERGY GENERATION, TRANSMISSION OR DISTRIBUTION
DOE Contract Number:  
AC04-94AL85000
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 Dec 08
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Ermanoski, Ivan, and Miller, James E. Methods for operating solar-thermochemical processes. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Ermanoski, Ivan, & Miller, James E. Methods for operating solar-thermochemical processes. United States.
Ermanoski, Ivan, and Miller, James E. Tue . "Methods for operating solar-thermochemical processes". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1459530.
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