Green Electrical Energy Storage: Science and Finance for Total Fossil Fuel Substitution

by: Gabriele Zini


Abstract: Cutting-edge technologies, finance, and implementation for real-world renewable energy storage applications. Plan, fund, and successfully implement renewable energy storage projects using the expert information contained in this comprehensive guide. Green Electrical Energy Storage: Science and Finance for Total Fossil Fuel Substitution thoroughly explains the theories and technologies used in the many different kinds of electrical energy storage along with pertinent economic, legal, and financing information. Written by a recognized expert in the field, the book offers detailed coverage of electrochemical, chemical, electrical, and flywheel mechanical energy storage devices, their integration in energy systems using renewable energy sources, and the financial and legal tools to build them. Inside: • Introduction to green electrical energy storage • Benefits and challenges of energy storage systems • Electrochemical storage • Chemical storage • Electrical storage • Flywheel mechanical storage • Energy system storage design and functioning • Financial, economic, and risk analysis • Business law concepts • Private and public sources of funding
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Title: Green Electrical Energy Storage: Science and Finance for Total Fossil Fuel Substitution

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2016 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9781259642838

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Gabriele Zini (Modena, Italy) is chief technology officer for Amplio Energy, an international developer and operator of large-scale power plants from renewable energy sources, particularly solar. He has worked for multinational companies, universities, and public organizations in the industrial and energy sectors. Dr. Zini is a frequent speaker at international conferences and has published more than 20 papers and chapters in international journals and books.

Description: Cutting-edge technologies, finance, and implementation for real-world renewable energy storage applications. Plan, fund, and successfully implement renewable energy storage projects using the expert information contained in this comprehensive guide. Green Electrical Energy Storage: Science and Finance for Total Fossil Fuel Substitution thoroughly explains the theories and technologies used in the many different kinds of electrical energy storage along with pertinent economic, legal, and financing information. Written by a recognized expert in the field, the book offers detailed coverage of electrochemical, chemical, electrical, and flywheel mechanical energy storage devices, their integration in energy systems using renewable energy sources, and the financial and legal tools to build them. Inside: • Introduction to green electrical energy storage • Benefits and challenges of energy storage systems • Electrochemical storage • Chemical storage • Electrical storage • Flywheel mechanical storage • Energy system storage design and functioning • Financial, economic, and risk analysis • Business law concepts • Private and public sources of funding