Energy Storage: A pragmatic approach

Venue: IET London: Savoy Place

Location: London, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Nov 03, 2011 End Date/Time: Nov 03, 2011
Registration Date: Nov 03, 2011
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Join us on 3 November to meet with senior representatives from industry, public agencies and academia to discuss the scale and real impact of energy storage technology development. You will also meet with strategic and financial partners who will show you how to move energy storage technologies to commercialisation.

The programme of leading experts includes:

• David MacKay, DECC's Chief Scientific Advisor talks about enhancing our storage capabilities and the UK's long term energy mix outlook
• Ian Welch, Research and Development Strategy Manager, National Grid talks about the TSO’s role in using bulk energy storage to balance the grid system
• Discover what the true financial model for energy storage should be from a lender’s perspective
• Peter Lang from UK Power Networks explains the installation of a pioneering project based in Norfolk
• Hear from Professor Philip Taylor, Durham Energy Institute on selecting the optimal operation mode to maximise the value of the energy storage system

Plus talks from Converteam UK Ltd, Highview Power Storage, Isentropic Ltd, Pöyry Energy Consulting, Saft Industrial Battery Group, Scottish and Southern Energy, University of Nottingham, University of Strathclyde and Wellington Partners.