|Source:||Oak Ridge National Laboratory|
|Date:||1/1/94 Record No.: 10045|
|Contact:||Robert Hawsey, 615-574-8057|
Superconducting Technology Program for Electric Energy Systems
In partnerships with ANL, LANL and industry. Issue quarterly bulletin. ORNL has advisory, study role, and receives 1/4 of the $20 million DOE budget. Doing work on motors, generators, transmission, but not bearings or current limiters. HTSC applications of greatest interest.
Interested particularly in adding inductor/reactors and transformers to the original list of applications of potential use to the utility industry.
Looking for vertically integrated teams--"Partnership Initiatives" 3 @ $2 million each, with a manufacturer, utility and laboratory.