Batteries for Energy Storage Systems (BESS): Safety and Performance
€1,390.00 excl. VAT
Elise Nanini-Maury has been an expert in electrochemistry at ENGIE Laborelec since 2014. She currently manages technical projects in a number of areas, including energy storage in electrochemical systems such as batteries and battery safety.Elise is also responsible for collaborative projects related to energy storage interfacing with research centres and universities.
Héloïse Gennart has worked for more than 10 years in risk management, more specifically on the explosion risk. She is experienced in risk analysis, has prepared Explosion Protection Documents, and has carried out safety audits on existing installations. For several years, as part of ATEX studies, Héloïse has audited and adapted working procedures for lead-acid battery installations. Her expertise has extended to lithium-ion batteries and developing safety guidelines for energy storage systems.
The two days of training will provide an overview of the different battery technologies and the main challenge of assuring good performance and, at the same time, an energy storage system that is safe. The technical and operational integration challenges of energy storage systems will be discussed, with a focus principally on lead-acid and lithium-ion batteries. The course will discuss cell chemistry and their impact on performance, cost, and safety. The potential hazards will be explained, along with installation solutions to manage this risk, ranging from cell chemistry to packaging and container integration.
Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Energy storage
- Energy storage technologies
- Energy storage from frogs to space
Chapter 3: Battery families
- Main terminology
- Overview of battery chemistries
- Summary of technologies
Chapter 4: Potential hazards of batteries
- Main hazards
- Temperature rise reasons
Chapter 5: Design features from the cell to the installation
- Cell chemistry of Li-Ion
- Cell level design
- Module and rack level
- Container design
Chapter 6: Future of batteries
- Next generation of battery chemistries
- Resources and ethics
Chapter 7: Good practices
Anyone interested in the safety and performance aspects of Battery Energy Storage Systems.
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Please note that the mentioned dates are subject to change if the required number of participants is not met. If interested in the training courses but the proposed dates do not suit your schedule and would like to be enrolled on a waiting list, or if you would like a dedicated session for your team (on-demand), please get in contact at firstname.lastname@example.org.
When organizing a hybrid delivery session, the training course will have attendees joining a live-classroom session (hosted at our offices in Linkebeek, Belgium, assuring the necessary health & safety measures) and attendees joining the same session but in a remote live-online manner.
For attendees joining a live-classroom session at our location, an extra fee of 60 EUR/training day will be added, covering the catering aspects of the training delivery.