Analysis of a Cool Storage System at a multipurpose convention center Conference Paper uri icon


  • Cool Storage Systems (CSS) are becoming a popular demand side management tool for utilities because they help them avoid costly plant expansions and reduce summer-time peak electricity demand. This paper describes the cool storage system at a multi-purpose municipal facility which is owned and operated by a municipal utility. The paper presents measured performance results of the cool storage system taken over a two year period. The paper describes the problems encountered, remedial actions taken and actions recommended to improve the performance of the cool storage system.

published proceedings

  • International Solar Energy Conference

author list (cited authors)

  • Abbas, M., Haberl, J., Claridge, D., & O'Neal, D.

complete list of authors

  • Abbas, M||Haberl, J||Claridge, D||O'Neal, D

publication date

  • December 1996