Tank storage

New single tank storage design (IP)

New single tank storage design (IP)

Product Concept:

New thermocline-PCM thermal storage concept for CSP plants

Customer Needs:

  • Cost reductions in thermal energy storage systems for CSP plants
  • More reliable thermal energy storage system designs

Main Milestones:

2014 –Viability of the new design is demonstrated

Unique Selling Proposition:

New single tank design resulting in lower costs for thermal energy storage in CSP plants

Project Coordinantion and Management:

Carlos-David Pérez Segarra

segarra@cttc.upc.edu

Partners:

Market/Client:

  • Technology / project developers
  • Engineering / consulting companies
  • Component manufacturing companies
  • EPC companies
  • CSP plant owners and operators
  • Utilities