ERIC Number: ED130844
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Eaton, William W.
Described are technological considerations affecting storage of energy, particularly electrical energy. The background and present status of energy storage by batteries, water storage, compressed air storage, flywheels, magnetic storage, hydrogen storage, and thermal storage are discussed followed by a review of development trends. Included are diagrams illustrating the basic mechanisms of each storage system and energy flow diagrams for 1970 and 1985. (SL)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Energy Research and Development Administration, Washington, DC.
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