University of Colorado at Boulder

White Papers

Colorado Smart Grid Task Force White Paper, June 2010


Smart Grid Deployment in Colorado: Challenges and Opportunities


Colorado PUC White Paper regarding Docket #447, April 2008


Energy Storage in Colorado for High Penetrations of Renewable Energy
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Research Reports and Presentations


STUDENT THESES & DISSERTATIONS

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Wind Integrated Compressed Air Energy Storage In Colorado

A MS Thesis by Richard Moutoux
University of Colorado at Boulder Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
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Aquifer Underground Pumped Hydroelectric Energy Storage

A MS Thesis by Gregory Martin
University of Colorado at Boulder Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
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Pumped Hydroelectric Energy Storage and Spatial Diversity of Wind Resources as Methods of Improving Utilization of Renewable Energy Sources

A MS Thesis by Jonah Levine
University of Colorado at Boulder Telecommunications Department
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Identifying and Overcoming Barriers to Renewable Energy Clean Development Mechanism Projects in Latin America

A PhD dissertation by Elizabeth Lokey
University of Colorado at Boulder Environmental Studies Department
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RESERVOIR SIMULATION OF COMBINED WIND ENERGY AND COMPRESSED AIR ENERGY STORAGE IN DIFFERENT GEOLOGIC SETTINGS

A MS Thesis by Jessica L. Neumiller
Colorado School of Mines, Petroleum Engineering
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Colorado North Eastern Plains CAES Siting Report: October, 2008


CAES Siting for North Eastern Colorado

CAES Siting Report: August, 2008


CAES Siting Initial Report for Eastern Colorado
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EESAT 2007 Conference Submittals: September 26, 2007


"Potential Pumped Hydroelectric Energy Storage Sites in Colorado" (Jonah Levine)
Paper(1.6Mb)
Presentation(1.3Mb)

"Aquifer Underground Pumped Hydro Energy Storage for Agriculture" (Greg Martin)
Paper(2.8Mb)
Presentation(24.9Mb)

"Wind Integrated Compressed Air Energy Storage in Colorado" (Richard Moutoux)
Paper(0.2Mb)
Presentation(3.2Mb)
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CERI Final Report: June 30, 2007


"Large Scale Electrical Energy Storage in Colorado" (Levine, Moutoux, Martin)
Full Report (9.4Mb)

"Aquifer Underground Pumped Hydroelectric Energy Storage" Chapter (Martin)
Aquifer UPHS Chapter (7.6Mb)


Briefing on PHES Opportunities Utilizing Existing Infrastructure In Colorado: October 8, 2007


"Pumped Hydroelectric Energy Storage (PHES) Utilizing Current Infrastructure in Colorado" (Jonah Levine) PDF File (0.1Mb)

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CDA- CAVAD Report and Attachments: June, 2008

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2007 International Future Energy Challenge: October 8, 2007


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Resources On Colorado Mines


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Wind Data Compiled by Jonah Levine

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