Compressed Air Energy Storage Systems

Jaroslaw Milewski, Krzysztof Badyda, Łukasz Szabłowski


Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES) technology and electricity generation by this system are described in this paper.
General performances and possible system efficiency definitions of those kinds of systems are indicated. Hybrid systems
which consist of CAES and other Renewable Technologies—RT—(e.g. wind turbines) are presented. A possible location
for CAES–RT in Poland is indicated. A dynamic mathematical model of CAES is presented; using this model the results for
compressing and expanding operating modes are obtained.


Keywords: Compressed Air Energy System

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