Harnesses all of the available renewable energy

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Unformatted text preview: renewable energy ◦ Fossil fuel plants Plants run at a base level and excess is stored during low demand hours for use when demand is higher than production production Promotes higher efficiency due to more consistent production schedule K What What the Smart Grid Will Look Like K Smart Smart Grid Regulation Implications for Management Hire lobbyists to promote energy storage requirements Invest in / partner with transmission line vest pa producing companies Invest in or research high voltage DC links that will unite the different interconnects interconnects G Prediction Prediction 3: Mobile Version of Regenerative Fuel Cells (2023-2026) C Mobile Mobile High Mega Watt Regenerative Fuel Cell, An Overview Large mobile regenerative fuel cell Can be charged upon arrival at destination through renewable energy Transported to supply energy demands in remote remote or temporary locations K Applications Applications of Fuel Cells Militar y base camps FEMA Humanitarian Efforts Green Events K Mobile Mobile High MW Regenerative FC Implications for Management Research on-site power generation Develop partnerships with DoD / FEMA Develop partnership with alternative energy producers M Overall Overall Implications for Management M Current Current Fuel Cell Technologies No apparent market leader ◦ Wide variety in research ◦ Large amount of alternatives available No current convergence in fuel cell technologies technologies Immense market size M Key Key Problems to Be Solved Cost 2. Energy density 3. Mass production 4. Life cycle 1. M EnStorage EnStorage Focus Develop a cost effective and efficient product 2. Begin to invest in technologies that to tec support EnStorage Regenerative FCs 3. Lobby for Smart Grid conversion 1. All Sources: Sources: Investment Proposal for Approval, Siemens Technology-ToBusiness Center LLC Commercialization of EnStorage’s Proprietary hydrogen Flow Battery Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 http://www.smartgrid.gov http://www.smartgrid.gov/sites/default/files/pdfs/energy_stora ge_a_key_enabler_of_the_smart_grid_10-2009.pdf http://www.usfcc.com/usfcc/members.html http://www.tresamigasllc.com http://www.ren21.net/globalstatusreport/REN21 http://www.ren21.net/globalstatusreport/REN21_GSR_2010 _full.pdf http://dodfuelcell.cecer.army.mil/rd/Silent_Camp.php Images by: http://www.google.com All Questions?...
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This note was uploaded on 02/08/2011 for the course MGT 3743 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Georgia Institute of Technology.

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