Critical Power: Energy storage systems

May 18, 2023

What does an energy storage system look like? Energy storage systems have changed dramatically over the years. Learn about traditional systems and explore leading-edge technologies that meet decarbonization goals.

The need for robust, efficient and economical energy storage is growing on pace with the all-electric transitions of the utility and transportation sectors. Electrical, electrochemical and mechanical storage represent today’s technology options, each with distinct benefits depending on the intended application.

Learning objectives:

  • Understand the various energy storage systems available.
  • Learn how energy storage systems can benefit building owners and operators.
  • Refer to UL 9540: Standard for Energy Storage Systems and Equipment, a resource for electrical engineers.
  • Consider cutting-edge technologies and their applications.