Clean Currents 2023
D5: Closed-Loop Pumped Storage
This low environmental impact approach to development has benefits as well as challenges.
This roundtable will be a great forum to discuss the water-to-wire benefits such as shortened permitting cycles and reservoir liner systems as well as challenges such as evaporation, penstock design, cavern vs surface powerhouse, and variable speed vs fixed speed.
Senior Sales Leader
GE Renewable Energy
Principal Hydropower and Energy Consultant