Battery Storage Insights from the Field
Jon R. La Follett, PhD, Energy System Integration & Storage Program Lead, Shell New Energies
Dustin R. Rogge, Microgrid Solutions Manager, Black & Veatch
This presentation will provide an brief overview of the different battery chemistries along with a high level look at the chemistries benefits and challenges.  Next, an overview of the current Shell Technology Center Houston Microgrid and associated New Energies research will be provided to serve as a framework to discuss a variety of the battery use cases and show the associated resulting performance data.  Next, the economic benefits of the use cases will be discussed.  The presentation will end with a discussion of the lessons learned from executing the microgrid project.