In order to meet the challenges of an increasing share of renewable energy sources and their efficient utilization, new concepts for (thermal) energy storage and climatization applications are mandatory. Currently, solutions based on small molecule (e. g. water) adsorption/desorption processes into porous compounds, for example zeolites (microporous alumosilicate adsorbents; pore size in nm range), are a focus of research. These ad-/desorption cycles involve heat transformation processes, which can be harnessed in thermal energy storage or climatization applications. [...]
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