Pumped-strorage power plant with fast ramp-up

Access new energy markets with a hybrid pump-turbine

Description

The solution provided by SuperGrid Institute relies on a non intrusive add-on enabling the fast power ramp-up of a conventional hydroelectric power plant at low capex.

TRL SCALE

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Concept validated on scale model PHIL.

Advantages

  • Innovative idea
  • Adjustable solution
  • Increase flexibility
  • Possible refurbishment

Applications

  • Hydropower production
  • Power conversion system
  • Power plant with motor drive
  • Transition time

Deliverables

  • 1 Thesis on ESS sizing
  • Control algorithms validated on scale model
  • Power Hardware In the Loop
  • Patent appl. FR2100947
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