Duke University

Hierarchical Structures for Isothermal Compression / Expansion for Energy Storage

In industry, compressed air is so widely used that it is often regarded as the fourth utility after electricity, natural gas, and water.  Compressed air energy storage (CAES) typically uses power from renewable energy (i.e., wind, solar) to compress air, and to generate electricity through a turbine when needed, as a way of (i) mitigating […]