Storage mapping

Nearly 65 organizations are listed in mapping storage.

These last are classified both in the value chain horizontal, related to jobs, and in the vertical value chain, related to technologies and subdivided as follows:

  • Electrochemical – conventional batteries
    • Lead-Acid Battery (LAB)
    • Nickel-Cadmium (NiCd)
    • Nickel–Metal Hydride (Ni-MH)
    • Sodium-Sulfur (NaS)
    • Lithium-ion (Li-ion)
    • Lithium-Sulfur (Li-S)
    • Metal-air
  • Electrochemical – flow battery
    • Zinc-Brome (ZBR)
    • Vanadium Redox (VRB)
  • Chemical – Synthetic Fuels
    • Fuel : Liquid Hydrogen
    • Fuel : Hydrogen gas
    • Fuel : Methane
    • Fuel : Hythane
    • Application : Power to gas
    • Application : Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells (PEMFC)
    • Application : Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFC)
    • Electrolyser : Proton Exchange Membrane (PEM)
    • Electrolyser : Electrolyser alkaline
  • Electrostatic / Magnetic
    • Supercapacitor
    • Superconductor Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES)
  • Mechanical
    • Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES)
    • Gravity Hydraulic (STEP: Station of Transfer of Energy by Pumping)
    • Flywheel
  • Thermal
    • Sensible heat
    • Latent heat
    • Heat of reaction (thermochemical storage)
    • Seasonal thermal energy storage (STES)
  • Stationary / Embedded
    • Stationary storage
      • Connected to the network
        • Curative (related to the production, transport and distribution of electricity, for example STEP)
        • Palliative (activated in case of network deficiencies ; backups)
      • Not connected to the network
    • Embedded storage
      • Cars
      • Public transport (buses, trams, subways, trains, …)
      • Phones
      • Computers
  • Domestic / Industrial
    • Domestic Storage
    • Industrial Storage