Energy Storage Basics for Energy Supply Security

To gain practical knowledge and appreciation of the importance of Energy Storage options available for short term and long term energy supply security and to develop strategies for energy security implementation.

What you will learn

  • Overview of energy systems – Electrical power supply and Hydrocarbon fuels

  • Why energy security is essential for electrical power supply and fuels and gas/LNG

  • Causes for disruptions for electrical power supply energy systems short term – renewable and fossil/hydrocarbon fuel

  • Appreciation of available forms of electrical energy storage and constrains for electrical storage systems

  • Basic understanding of storage methods for fuels, gas and LNG

  • Considerations in selecting storage systems for gas and LNG

  • How to select the type of LNG storage

  • Overview of risks for major storage systems – Electrical power, fuel and gas/LNG

Principal Trainer(s)
Dilip Patel

Course Outline

  1. Overview of energy systems – Electrical power supply and hydrocarbon fuels
  2. Energy needs for infrastructure, heating, industry, vehicles and aviation

  3. Energy security for electrical power supply and fuels and gas/LNG

  4. Disruptions factors for electrical power supply energy systems short term – renewable and fossil/hydrocarbon fuel

  5. Available forms of electrical energy storage

  6. Limitations and constrains for electrical storage systems

  7. Available methods for fuel storage

  8. Options for gas and LNG storage

  9. Types of LNG storage tanks

  10. Selection criteria for LNG storage tanks

Overview of risks for major storage systems – Electrical power, fuel and gas/LNG