Wildfire Disaster Power Recovery: Lithium Batteries - Friend or Foe?
Show comparison chart for commonly available lithium battery compounds and the fire risk associated to their various chemical reactions. Discuss NFPA, UL, NEC fire propagation and containment safety standards. Define thermal runaway and industry safety measures to mitigate the risk of fire and insure first responders safety. Discuss utility demand energy response, evacuation facility reserve power, residential microgrids, and portable power device safety and functionality: diesel gensets versus mobile energy storage. systems.