In the current energy sector, the predominant driving force changing the entire landscape is the development of cost-effective emerging energy technologies. The development of many of these technologies is a threat to the current business models of traditional energy entities including electric utilities, electric generation companies, energy fuel markets, and others.
The staggering and rapid pace of these developments has accelerated over the last few years and promises to be very disruptive. ESC Adriatic network member knowledge on these technologies includes:
SHPP and HPP
Combined Cycle Power Plants
Bulk Power System Operations
Battery and Fuel Cell Technologies
Aggregation of Distributed Energy Resources
Management of Intermittent Resources
Power to Gas Technology Strategies
Hydrogen as an Energy Carrier
Carbon Capture and Storage
Microgen Combined Heat & Power
Solid State Transformers, etc.