Energy Management

Course Name: 

ME445 ENERGY MANAGEMENT

Programme: 

B.Tech (Mechanical)

Semester: 

Seventh

Category: 

Open Electives (OE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3

Content: 

General energy problems, Energy use patterns, Energy management program, Energy auditing, Instruments used, case studies, Types of energy audits, Financial approval methods, Thermodynamics of energy conservation, Energy conservation in boilers, furnaces, in steam and condensate system. Cogeneration concepts, Performance evaluation, Waste heat recovery, Electrical energy conservation: Industrial uses of electric power, analysis and improvement methods.

References: 

Larry. C. Witte, Schmidt & Brown, Industrial energy management and utilization. Hemisphere publishing Co. New York, 1988. Wayne C Turner, Energy management handbook, Wiley Inter science publications, New York, 1982. D. A. Reay, Industrial Energy Conservation, Pergamon Press, 1980. T.L. Boten, Thermal energy recovery, Wiley, 1980.

Department: 

Mechanical Engineering
 

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

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