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Utility Working Conference and Vendor Technology Expo (UWC 2022)
August 7–10, 2022
Marco Island, FL|JW Marriott Marco Island
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Groups prod G7 to support nuclear for climate, security
A group of six organizations have issued a statement to world leaders currently gathered at the G7 summit in Germany that highlights nuclear energy’s strengths in addressing the current global challenges of environmental sustainability and energy security and urges additional support.
Technical Session|Sponsored by OPD
Friday, December 3, 2021|12:00–1:45PM (1:00–2:45PM EST)|Columbia 12
Robb Stewart (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Temi Adeyeye (Westinghouse)
W. Neal Mann (ANL)
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Comparative Reliability Study on Thermal Energy Storage Systems for Integrated Energy Systems
12:05–12:25PM (1:05–1:25PM EST)
Samantha Sabatino (ORNL), Askin Guler Yigitoglu (ORNL)
Modeling of Latent Heat Thermal Energy Storage
12:25–12:45PM (1:25–1:45PM EST)
Amey Shigrekar (INL), Trevor Casper (Univ. of Idaho), Richard Christensen (Univ. of Idaho)
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Modeling a Lead-Cooled Fast Reactor with Thermal Energy Storage Using Optimal Dispatch and SAM
12:45–1:05PM (1:45–2:05PM EST)
Gabriel J. Soto (Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison), Una Baker (Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison), Brian White (Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison), Ben Lindley (Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison), Mike Wagner (Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison)
Experimental Investigation of Chemical Heat Pumps Using Composite Pellets for Temperature Augmentation
1:05–1:25PM (2:05–2:25PM EST)
Aman Gupta (Univ. of Idaho), Paul D. Armatis (Oregon State Univ.), Piyush Sabharwall (INL), Brian M. Fronk (Oregon State Univ.), Vivek Utgikar (Univ. of Idaho)
Dynamic Model of Absorption Cycle for Chemical-Absorption Heat Pump for Process Heating Applications
1:25–1:45PM (2:25–2:45PM EST)
Paul D. Armatis (Oregon State Univ.), Aman Gupta (Univ. of Idaho), Piyush Sabharwall (INL), Vivek Utgikar (Univ. of Idaho), Brian M. Fronk (Oregon State Univ.)
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