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Piston Engine Based Power Plants

Piston Engine Based Power Plants
  • Author : Paul Breeze
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 December 2017
  • ISBN : 0128129050
  • Pages : 102 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Piston Engine-Based Power Plants presents Breeze's most up-to-date discussion and clear and concise analysis of this resource, aimed at those working and researching in the area. Various engine types including Diesel and Stirling are discussed, with consideration of economic factors and important planning considerations, such as the size and speed of the plant. Breeze also evaluates the emissions which piston engines can create and considers ways of planning for and controlling those. Explores various types of engines used to power automotive power plants such as internal combustion, spark-ignition and dual-fuel Discusses the engine cycles, size and speed Evaluates emissions and considers the various economic factors involved


Piston Engine-Based Power Plants

Piston Engine-Based Power Plants
  • Author : Paul Breeze
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 December 2017
GET THIS BOOKPiston Engine-Based Power Plants

Piston Engine-Based Power Plants presents Breeze's most up-to-date discussion and clear and concise analysis of this resource, aimed at those working and researching in the area. Various engine types including Diesel and Stirling are discussed, with consideration of economic factors and important planning considerations, such as the size and speed of the plant. Breeze also evaluates the emissions which piston engines can create and considers ways of planning for and controlling those. Explores various types of engines used to power


Power Generation Technologies

Power Generation Technologies
  • Author : Paul Breeze
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 04 February 2005
GET THIS BOOKPower Generation Technologies

This book makes intelligible the wide range of electricity generating technologies available today, as well as some closely allied technologies such as energy storage. The book opens by setting the many power generation technologies in the context of global energy consumption, the development of the electricity generation industry and the economics involved in this sector. A series of chapters are each devoted to assessing the environmental and economic impact of a single technology, including conventional technologies, nuclear and renewable (such


Combined Heat and Power

Combined Heat and Power
  • Author : Paul Breeze
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 30 November 2017
GET THIS BOOKCombined Heat and Power

Combined Heat and Power Generation is a concise, up-to-date and accessible guide to the combined delivery of heat and power to anything, from a single home to a municipal power plant. Breeze discusses the historical background for CHP and why it is set to be a key emission control strategy for the 21st Century. Various technologies such as piston engines, gas turbines and fuel cells are discussed. Economic and environmental factors also are considered and analyzed, making this a very


Natural Gas Engines

Natural Gas Engines
  • Author : Kalyan Kumar Srinivasan,Avinash Kumar Agarwal,Sundar Rajan Krishnan,Vincenzo Mulone
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 03 November 2018
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This book covers the various advanced reciprocating combustion engine technologies that utilize natural gas and alternative fuels for transportation and power generation applications. It is divided into three major sections consisting of both fundamental and applied technologies to identify (but not limited to) clean, high-efficiency opportunities with natural gas fueling that have been developed through experimental protocols, numerical and high-performance computational simulations, and zero-dimensional, multizone combustion simulations. Particular emphasis is placed on statutes to monitor fine particulate emissions from tailpipe




Power Generation Technologies

Power Generation Technologies
  • Author : Paul Breeze
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 04 February 2005
GET THIS BOOKPower Generation Technologies

This book makes intelligible the wide range of electricity generating technologies available today, as well as some closely allied technologies such as energy storage. The book opens by setting the many power generation technologies in the context of global energy consumption, the development of the electricity generation industry and the economics involved in this sector. A series of chapters are each devoted to assessing the environmental and economic impact of a single technology, including conventional technologies, nuclear and renewable (such


The Cost of Electricity

The Cost of Electricity
  • Author : Paul Breeze
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 February 2021
GET THIS BOOKThe Cost of Electricity

The Cost of Electricity is an essential tool for any researcher or practitioner seeking to establish the economic and environmental cost of power generation, and thereby to analyse the economic feasibility of power systems. Chapters cover capital cost, fuel cost, levelised cost, subsidies and tariffs, lifetime emission analysis, net energy analysis, traditional generation costs and renewable generation costs. The work is based on published analyses of generation costs and generation cost predictions from trusted organisations such as the US Energy



Aircraft Powerplants, Ninth Edition

Aircraft Powerplants, Ninth Edition
  • Author : Thomas W. Wild
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release : 02 February 2018
GET THIS BOOKAircraft Powerplants, Ninth Edition

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The most comprehensive guide to aircraft powerplants―fully updated for the latest advances This authoritative textbook contains all the information you need to learn to master the operation and maintenance of aircraft engines and achieve FAA Powerplant certification. The book offers clear explanations of all engine components, mechanics, and technologies. This ninth edition


Electricity Generation and the Environment

Electricity Generation and the Environment
  • Author : Paul Breeze
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 18 May 2017
GET THIS BOOKElectricity Generation and the Environment

Electricity Generation and the Environment is a very concise, up-to-date, and accessible guide to the evolution of environmental awareness, what that environmental awareness has taught the industry, and how technologies can be used to test and improve power performance. There is a strong emphasis on the related social impacts and economic factors involved in the various methods of generating electricity which Breeze explores, making this a valuable and insightful read for those involved in the planning and delivery of energy,


Power System Energy Storage Technologies

Power System Energy Storage Technologies
  • Author : Paul Breeze
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 16 May 2018
GET THIS BOOKPower System Energy Storage Technologies

Power System Energy Storage Technologies provides a comprehensive analysis of the various technologies used to store electrical energy on both a small and large scale. Although expensive to implement, energy storage plants can offer significant benefits for the generation, distribution and use of electrical power. This is particularly important in renewable energy, which is intermittent in its supply. This book provides coverage of major technologies, such as sections on Pumped Storage Hydropower, Compressed-Air Energy Storage, Large Scale Batteries and Superconducting


Integration of Alternative Sources of Energy

Integration of Alternative Sources of Energy
  • Author : Felix A. Farret,M. Godoy Simoes
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 17 January 2006
GET THIS BOOKIntegration of Alternative Sources of Energy

A unique electrical engineering approach to alternative sources ofenergy Unlike other books that deal with alternative sources of energyfrom a mechanical point of view, Integration of Alternative Sourcesof Energy takes an electrical engineering perspective. Moreover,the authors examine the full spectrum of alternative and renewableenergy with the goal of developing viable methods of integratingenergy sources and storage efficiently. Readers become thoroughlyconversant with the principles, possibilities, and limits ofalternative and renewable energy. The book begins with a general introduction and then


Gas-Turbine Power Generation

Gas-Turbine Power Generation
  • Author : Paul Breeze
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 24 February 2016
GET THIS BOOKGas-Turbine Power Generation

Gas-Turbine Power Generation is a concise, up-to-date, and readable guide providing an introduction to gas turbine power generation technology. It includes detailed descriptions of gas fired generation systems, demystifies the functions of gas fired technology, and explores the economic and environmental risk factors Engineers, managers, policymakers and those involved in planning and delivering energy resources will find this reference a valuable guide that will help them establish a reliable power supply as they also account for both social and economic