Events&Users Engagement

May 19, 2016
  • There have been two meetings with the interested industrial parties on the 1st October 2012 and 23rd September 2013. The purpose of the meeting were to introduce the IMAGES project to industrial parties and to report what has been achieved by the project’s research.
  • A very productive workshop was held at the University of Warwick, on 24th September 2013 where most of the industrial partners and a few more invited delegates were invited. The aim of the workshop was to get the industrial experts together to have a face to face discussion on ‘Energy Storage with Compressed Air – Achievable Performance and Costs’. BGS has been working closely with INEOS Enterprises through the project.
  • The first international conference on underwater Compressed Air Energy Storage as held by a newly formed Underwater Compressed Air Energy Storage Society ( at the University of Windsor, Canada, on 10-11 July 2014, and was attended by over 40 international delegates.
  • A presentation was given by Colin Davidson, CTO of Alstom Grid HVDC, on the 19th May 2014 on HVDC interconnectors. HVDC interconnectors are seen as a competitor to gird scale energy storage, thus adding to the projects general knowledge.