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Aluminum as energy carrier: Feasibility analysis and current technologies overview

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  • Shkolnikov, E.I.
  • Zhuk, A.Z.
  • Vlaskin, M.S.
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    Aluminum is examined as energy storage and carrier. To provide the correct feasibility study the work includes the analysis of aluminum production process: from ore to metal. During this analysis the material and energy balances are considered. Total efficiency of aluminum-based energy storage is evaluated.

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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews.

    Volume (Year): 15 (2011)
    Issue (Month): 9 ()
    Pages: 4611-4623

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    Keywords: Aluminum; Energy carrier; Oxidation methods;

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