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Redox Flow Battery System Configuration For Minimizing Shunt Currents

United States Patent Application

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Various embodiments of redox flow battery stack assemblies may include a plurality of multiple-block strings, where each string may include a plurality of reaction blocks connected in electrical series and in fluidic parallel. Various embodiments provide configurations and systems for mitigating or substantially reducing shunt currents in common electrolyte conduits.
SHA, Jay E. (Moutain View, CA), LIN, Bruce (Mountain View, CA)
EnerVault Corporation (Sunnyvale CA)
14/ 215,589
March 17, 2014
STATEMENT OF FEDERALLY FUNDED RESEARCH [0002] Inventions included in this patent application were made with Government support under DE-OE0000225 "Recovery Act--Flow Battery Solution for Smart Grid Renewable Energy Applications" awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). The Government has certain rights in these inventions.