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2nd International Workshop on Carnot Batteries – virtual workshop
Tuesday 15th September 2020 - Wednesday 16th September 2020
With great regret we decided to hold the event exclusively as a virtual workshop.
The “Second International Workshop On Carnot Batteries” jointly organized by KIT, University Stuttgart and DLR will be held on September 15-16, 2020.
Make sure to participate in the discussion about this emerging technology and join us!
Carnot batteries, also known as “Pumped Thermal Electricity Storage“ (PTES) or “Pumped Heat Energy Storage” (PHES), store the heat in inexpensive storage materials such as water, molten salt or solids and transform the heat back into electricity when needed.
The following invited speakers from academia and industry have already confirmed their attendance:
|Patrik Meli||MAN Energy Solutions Schweiz AG, Zürich|
|Reinhold Elsen||RWE Power AG and TU Darmstadt, Germany|
|Joachim Karthäuser||Climeon, Stockholm, Sweden|
|Gerd Janson||KSB AG, Frankenthal, Germany|
|Bernhard Fleischmann||Hüttentechnische Vereinigung der Deutschen Glasindustrie e.V, (HVG-DGG), Offenbach, Deutschland|
|Kurt Engelbrecht||Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark|
|Michael Geyer||DLR, Stuttgart, Germany|
|Andrew Smallbone||University of Durham, England|
|Zhiwen Ma||National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO, USA|
|Yulong Ding||University of Birmingham, England|
|Vincent Lemort||University of Liège, Belgium|
More information can be found here.