Energy Storage Solutions for Disaster Recovery and Resilience: How to get Power Back to the Islands

October 24, 2017 @ 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM ET

In this webinar, energy storage experts discussed solar+storage solutions that could support short-term resilience and recovery in a natural disaster. Discussion specifically addressed current recovery efforts in Puerto Rico, and how solar+storage systems have been used in Florida and the Northeast.


  • Imre Gyuk, Director of Energy Storage Research, U.S. Department of Energy – Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability
  • William Young, President and Principle Engineer at SunTree Consulting, formerly of the Florida Solar Energy Center
  • Dana M. Sleeper, Director of External Affairs, Solar Energy Industries Association
  • Olaf Lohr, Director of Business Development, Sonnen
  • Dan Borneo, Program/ Project Lead, Sandia National Laboratories
  • Todd Olinsky-Paul, Project Director, Clean Energy States Alliance (Moderator)

This webinar was presented by CESA for the Energy Storage Technology Advancement Partnership (ESTAP).