Cogeneration and Energy Efficiency

Course Name: 

TH 824 COGENERATION AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY

Programme: 

M.Tech (Thermal Engineering)

Category: 

Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3- 0- 0) 3

Content: 

The concept of cogeneration, main design parameters for cogeneration, cogeneration alternatives, Bottoming and topping cycles, Steam turbine plants, Gas turbine plant, Diesel and gas engine plants, Thermodynamic evaluation, Combined cycle applications, Sterling engine, Industry / utility cogeneration, Trigeneration, Techno economic and Environmental aspects, Cogeneration in sugar, textile, paper and steel industry, Case studies

References: 

David H. Thomas, Energy Efficiency Through Combined Heat and Power or Cogeneration (Energy Policies, Politics and Prices), NOVA, 2010 Guidebook on Cogeneration as a Means of Pollution Control and Energy Efficiency in Asia by Economic & Social Commission for Asia & the Pacific, United Nations Economic, Social Commission for Asia, and the Pacific, 2000.

Department: 

Mechanical Engineering
 

Contact us

Dr. Narendranath S, Professor and Head
Department of Mechanical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

  • Hot line: +91-0824-2473049

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