Fraunhofer-Institute for Chemical Technology, Applied Electrochemistry, Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 7, 76327 Pfinztal, Germany
: Received: 2 August 2016 / Approved: 2 August 2016 / Online: 2 August 2016 (11:41:32 CEST)
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Noack, J.; Wietschel, L.; Roznyatovskaya, N.; Pinkwart, K.; Tübke, J. Techno-Economic Modeling and Analysis of Redox Flow Battery Systems. Preprints2016, 2016080019 (doi: 10.20944/preprints201608.0019.v1).
Noack, J.; Wietschel, L.; Roznyatovskaya, N.; Pinkwart, K.; Tübke, J. Techno-Economic Modeling and Analysis of Redox Flow Battery Systems. Preprints 2016, 2016080019 (doi: 10.20944/preprints201608.0019.v1).
A techno-economic model was developed to investigate the influence of components on the system costs of redox flow batteries. Sensitivity analyses were carried out based on a example of a 10 kW/120 kWh vanadium redox flow battery system and the costs of the individual components were analyzed. Particular consideration was given to the influence of material costs and resistances of bipolar plates and energy storage media as well as voltages and electric currents. Based on the developed model it was possible to formulate statements about the targeted optimization of existing battery systems and general aspects for future developments of redox flow batteries.