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LLIBTA Symposium
Large Lithium Ion Battery Technology and Application
Tuesday, February 7 to Wednesday, February 8, 2012

AABC 2012. LLIBTA Symposium: Large Lithium Ion Battery Technology and Application – Session 3

Session 3:
Advanced Batteries for Stationary Applications

Large Lithium-Ion batteries are being evaluated in numerous stationary energy-storage applications to support large utility and residential and commercial backup storage needs. In this session we will review market opportunities, the technology's commercial progress and the cost-performance prospects of Li-Ion batteries against competing technologies.

Haresh Kamath
Session Chairman:
Haresh Kamath, Senior Project, Power Delivery and Utilization, Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)

Haresh Kamath is Program Manager for Energy Storage at the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), managing the Institute's research into the development, assessment, and application of energy storage technologies for grid storage applications. He is also a Strategic Program Manager in EPRI's Technology Innovation Program, where he manages programs investigating advanced materials technologies for power delivery applications, and advanced energy storage technologies. He was an author for the DOE-EPRI Handbook of Energy Storage and also serves on the board of directors of the Electricity Storage Association. Kamath received his Bachelor's and Master's degrees in chemical engineering from Stanford University.

  1. Pilot Programs Utilizing Advanced Batteries and Utility Energy Storage
    Haresh Kamath, Senior Project Manager, Power Delivery and Utilization, EPRI
  2. Southern California Edison Energy Storage Efforts
    Loic Gaillac, Energy Storage Group Leader, Advanced Technology Division, Southern California Edison
  3. Battery System Development for the Electric Grid – A Photovoltaic Perspective
    Matthias Vetter, Head of Department, PV Off-Grid Solutions and Battery System Technology Division, Electrical Energy Systems EES, Fraunhofer Institut fur Solare Energiesysteme
  4. Large-Format Lithium-Ion Battery Systems for Mobility and Stationary Applications
    Masahide Yamaguchi, General Manager, Renewable Energy Division, GS Yuasa International;
    Edward Murphy, Industrial Sales Manager, GS Yuasa Lithium Power
  5. Smart Energy System for Stationary Applications
    Hiroshi Hanafusa, Energy Solutions Development Center, Panasonic Corporation