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12:45 PM-1:30 PM
Room: Knowledge Hub Booth #1033
Format: Paper

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Hydropower pumped storage already provides roughly 95 percent of U.S. (and global) energy storage. With the growing focus on grid reliability and resiliency, federal and state policymakers are taking a second look at the country’s original (and largest) energy storage resource. This session will highlight trends, ...read more...

Session Chair
Tom McDonnell
Power Generation Industry Leader, North America
Rockwell Automation
United States
Speaker
Jeffrey Leahey, Esq
Deputy Executive Director
National Hydropower Association
United States

2:00 PM-2:30 PM
Room: Hub Booth #1033
Format: Paper

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This session will review the latest trends and innovative approaches in energy storage. Panelists will discuss the challenges related to the development of energy ...read more...

Session Chair
Jeff Myles
Marketing Manager / Product Support
Surrette Battery Co.
Canada
Presentation/Paper
Speaker
James Underwood
Engineering Program Manager - Energy Storage
Solar Turbines Inc. (A Caterpillar Company)
United States
Speaker
Donald Maul
Meter Engineer
ERCOT
United States
Co-Author
Henry Perez
Supervisor - Meter Engineering
ERCOT
United States

3:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Hub Booth #1033
Format: Paper

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This session features further discussion of the role of energy storage in traditional power plants with specific focus on gas turbine plants in simple cycle or combined cycle configuration. The sessions will include case studies examining the application of energy storage, in various forms, at ...read more...

Session Chair
Jeffrey Penterson
President
RK Griffith & Associates LLC
United States
Presentation/Paper
Speaker
Pat Hayes
Energy Storage Strategic Initiative Manager
ABB Inc.
United States
Co-Author
Vernon Smith
Account Manager, Turbine
ABB Inc.
United States

4:00 PM-4:30 PM
Room: Hub Booth #1033
Format: Paper

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Energy storage can be an essential component of any microgrid design solution. This session will discuss the integration of energy storage within microgrid systems. This session will also include recent case studies for planned microgrid ...read more...

Session Chair
Richard Vesel, Sr.
Business Development
ABB Inc.
United States
Presentation/Paper
Speaker
Mike Voll
Global Sector Leader, Smart Technologies
Stantec Consultant Ltd.
Canada

1:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Knowledge Hub Booth #1033
Format: Paper

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The $19 million Beacon BESS is Los Angeles Department of Water and Power’s first utility-scale battery energy storage project, installed alongside new solar photovoltaic (PV) power plants totaling 570 MW in the Mojave Desert, about 230 miles northeast of downtown Los Angeles. Doosan is LADWP’s engineering, ...read more...

Session Chair
Karen Bertram
President
Integrated Energy LLC
United States
Speaker
Jason Yedinak
Manager, Power Engineering
Doosan GridTech
United States
Handout(s)

3:00 PM-3:30 PM
Room: Hub Booth #1033
Format: Paper

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Innovative solutions will be presented and discussed with a view on generator performance and operation and maintenance improvements. The papers presented will include a mix of real life power plant problem-solving case studies from around the world along with some tutorial and program/process ...read more...

Session Chair
Russell Chetwynd
Service Manager
National Electric Coil
United States
Presentation/Paper
Speaker
Jeonggeon Lee
Assistant Manager
KOEN (Korea Energy)
Korea (South)
Co-Author
Heechul Kang
Senior Manager
KOEN
Korea (South)
Co-Author
Hyungkuk Kim
General Manager
KOEN
Korea (South)
Co-Author
Wooyong Kim
Vice President
KOEN
Korea (South)

3:45 PM-4:45 PM
Room: Knowledge Hub Booth #1033
Format: Panel

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Energy storage system batteries are developing quickly with the current growth of the energy storage industry.  With this quick development comes concern for the batteries’ fire protection, especially the potential for fires in batteries used for utility storage applications. This session will cover the current ...read more...

Session Chair
Daniel Fingleton
Program Manager - Strategic Growth and Special Projects
Solar Turbines
United States
Speaker
Paul Hayes, FPE
CEO
American Fire Technologies
United States
Speaker
Tom Fenimore, PE
Business Development Manager
Duke Energy Corp.
United States
Handout(s)

10:00 AM-10:30 AM
Room: Knowledge Hub Booth #1033
Format: Paper

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Headlines in the power industry press fairly shout that energy storage is busting out exponentially , ready to deal with the infamous duck curve and other imbalances on the grid. Yet those forecasts are overly optimistic because energy storage is not cost-effective—yet. While it’s growth is ...read more...

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Richard Vesel, Sr.
Business Development
ABB Inc.
United States
Presentation/Paper
Speaker
Charles Spooner
Senior Project Manager
Stanley Consultants
United States

11:00 AM-11:30 AM
Room: Hub Booth #1033
Format: Panel

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The grid is evolving quickly, moving towards renewable generation, distributed generation and electrification. Speakers will discuss how regionalization and infrastructure build outs can enable the use of resources over a wider geographical scale, how technology can manage the grid of the future and maintain ...read more...

Session Chair
Thomas Lubnow, Jr.
Vice President
MPR Associates Inc.
United States
Speaker
Gary Sutherland
Relationship Manager, Business Development Group
Hydro-Quebec
Canada

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