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  1. Method for evaluating role of pumped storage in long-term planning

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 6 Apr 2015

    available for evaluating the role of pumped - storage hydro plants in a utility's ..... analysis of the competitiveness of pumped - storage projects. By Milan Calovic, Dejan Mandic and Miodrag Mesarovicz Pumped storage hydropower plants (PSPs) have been

  2. Pushing Europe's Pumped Storage Potential

    Magazine Articles

    Wed, 1 May 2013

    Europe to develop additional hydro pumped storage has revealed that there are opportunities to increase the region's pumped storage capacity by a factor of 10. The ..... hydro plants with reservoirs and pumped storage hydro would allow, for instance

  1. Getting construction of pumped storage moving forward again in the U.S.

    Magazine Articles

    Fri, 5 Dec 2014

    There is a lot of potential for pumped - storage development in the U.S. What ..... Ingram There's no doubt that pumped - storage hydropower is a valuable resource ..... 2012, data from EPRI indicates pumped - storage hydropower accounted for more

  2. What Drives Pumped Storage Development in Europe and the USA?

    Magazine Articles

    Wed, 1 May 2013

    Pumped - storage development in Europe has been taking ..... Engels and Thomas Beyer Twenty-two pumped - storage units with more than 2,400 MW of ..... decade of this century, the rate of pumped storage construction is accelerating, with

  3. Eagle Crest buys site for 1,300-MW pumped-storage hydro project

    Online Articles

    Tue, 7 Jul 2015

    with the site intended for a pumped storage hydroelectric project. Eagle ..... plans to transform the site into a pumped storage electricity station that can bank ..... Water Resources Control Board. Pumped storage technology is considered one of

  4. ENERGY STORAGE: Opportunities for Pumped Storage : Supporting Renewable Energy Goals

    Magazine Articles

    Wed, 1 Jul 2009

    Pumped - storage hydro is an ideal option for firming ..... and Maureen Winters Since the 1920s, pumped - storage hydroelectric plants have provided ..... U.S. and Europe. Today, the 40 pumped - storage projects operating in the U.S. (see

  5. Study concludes hydroelectric pumped-storage development should expand in Germany

    Online Articles

    Thu, 19 Feb 2015

    commissioned on the priority of expanding pumped - storage development. Kiesewetter, a member of the ..... regional know-how for the expansion of pumped - storage power plants." Germany’s pumped - storage power plants have a combined capacity of

  6. Wind-Hydro Integration: Pumped Storage to Support Wind

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Jun 2009

    the best operational option is pumped storage , which is always available and ..... building the 852-MW La Muela 2 pumped - storage plant for this purpose and is ..... construction of three additional pumped - storage plants with a total capacity of 1

  7. Eskom pumped storage hydroelectric projects slowed by load shedding in South Africa

    Online Articles

    Mon, 2 Feb 2015

    at full capacity at two of its pumped - storage facilities mainly operated during ..... maintain water levels at its pumped storage facilities. According to Eskom ..... 28. Eskom’s operational pumped - storage schemes include 1,000-MW

  8. Pumped Storage : Investigating Development of the Elmhurst Quarry Project

    Magazine Articles

    Sat, 1 Dec 2012

    development, the Elmhurst Quarry Pumped Storage Project will take advantage of ..... infrastructure that could be converted into pumped - storage facilities with less civil work ..... resource. The Elmhurst Quarry Pumped Storage Project (EQPS) is a unique application