Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) gives a high overall score to concrete thermal storage across key factors

INDUSTRY VALIDATION

Pilot project, funded by DOE, EPRI, and industry partners

Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
  • Funded Storworks study of TES materials and assembly adequacy to application
  • Industry funders are Southern Company, Tri-State, and Salt River Project
$5 million DOE FOA Award – June 2019
  • Awarded to EPRI, StorWorks (Bright Energy), AECOM
  • Grant to build and test 10 MWh Pilot at working generation plant at Southern Co.
  • Construction start in 2020

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