Chapter 7

Energy Storage Systems

Hamdi Abdi*; Behnam Mohammadi-ivatloo; Saeid Javadi*; Amir Reza Khodaei*; Ehsan Dehnavi*    * Razi University, Kermanshah, Iran University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran


The main aim of this chapter is to provide a comprehensive study on the application of energy storage systems in renewable energy-based distributed generation (DG) systems. This chapter investigates the potential benefits of utilizing energy storage, integrated with DGs. Then, the available technologies for the energy storage such as the batteries, superconducting magnetic energy storage, flywheel, electrochemical capacitors, pumped storage power plant, compressed air energy storage, hydrogen storage, and other reported technologies in ...

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