Clean Currents 2023

B1b: New Tool for Assessing the Profitability of Adding an Optimally Sized Battery to a Hydro Plant

This demonstration showcases a new, user-friendly tool that allows run-of-river hydropower project owners to understand the optimal size of and the return on investment of adding a battery.

Attendees also will get a sneak peak of an upcoming tool that allows hydropower owners to dive deeper into the economics behind the decision to hybridize.

Presenter Information

Tyler Phillips

Tyler Phillips
Postdoctoral Researcher
Idaho National Laboratory (INL), U.S. Department of Energy
Demonstration Speaker

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