Workshop: Energy Storage Safety - Preparation, Operation, and Response

Room: Room 603
Date: Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Time: 3:30PM - 5:30PM MDT

Developed in partnership with the National Fire Protection Association this session will provide an overview of important considerations for safe design and operation of energy storage systems. Delivered from the perspective of emergency and fire responders, this workshop will explore issues related to all aspects of energy storage system safety.

Safety is critical in the power sector, and as energy storage systems gain widespread prominence it is important for the industry to continue developing best practices and protocols to ensure safe operation.

Key Takeaways:

  • Understanding emergency and fire response protocols
  • Review of best practices in ES safety
  • Update on relevant codes and standards related to system safety