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IEEE PES Las Vegas: “Electrical Utility Batteries and Charging”

February 26 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

Co-sponsored by: Hindle Power, Inc.

The tutorial will discuss following topics:
Battery History – a brief enjoyable look at the development of storage batteries dating back to the 1700s right up to the 21st century.
Battery Types and Sizing Techniques – We examine how storage batteries are sized manually.  This includes demonstrations plotting load profiles, different technologies and how they respond, etc. this will enable you to understand how the battery manufacturer’s computer programs actually work.
Battery Charger Sizing – how we have been doing it and how we think it should be done in the future.
Battery charger specifying.
Protective devices in dc utility systems
Redundancy using steering diodes.
NERC compliance as it relates to batteries.
Designing a supervisory system for utility DC applications.
Live demos of some new products for the utility DC user.

Speaker(s): Art Salander, TBD


-11:30 am….check in and get lunch

-12:00 pm….session 1

-1:00 pm….session 2

Room: Wengert Room
Bldg: Pearson Building
6226 W Sahara Ave
Las Vegas, Nevada


February 26
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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