Course title: Cogeneration Plants
Number of credits (ECTS): 6
Weekly number of classes: 3+2+0+0
Prerequisite for enrollment of the subject: None
Course Goals (acquired competencies): Obtaining knowledge for technologies used in cogeneration plants and getting competences for making techo-economic analyses for cogeneration systems. Identification for possible application of cogeneration plants.
Total available number of classes: 180
Course Syllabus: Types of cogeneration plants. Basic parameters of cogeneration plants. Energy and exergy efficiency Components of cogeneration plants. Cogeneration with steam power plants. Cogeneration with gas turbines. Heat steam recovery generator. Cogeneration with internal combustion motors. Innovative cogeneration methods. Fuel cells. Combine cycle power plants. Application of cogeneration in industrial and commercial objects, Trigeneration. Schematic diagrams for grid connection. Electric generators in cogeneration plants. Protection of cogeneration plants. Satellite and icelanding operation. Operation regimes of cogeneration systems. Economic value of electricity and heat. Techno-economic analyses.
|Dimitar Dimitrov||Cogeneraton Plants, internal handouts||UKIM-FEIT||2017|
|Yunus Cengel, Michael Boles||Thermodynamics: An Engineering Approach, 8th Edition||Mc Graw Hill||2015|
|The European Educational Tool on Cogeneration, Second Edition||COGEN Europe||2001|
|B. K. Hodge||Alternative Energy Systems and Applications||Ars LAMINA||2013|
|Michael J. Moran, Howard N. Shapiro, et al.||Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics 8th Edition||Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics 8th Edition||2014|
|Jan Kiciński and Żywica, Grzegorz||Steam Microturbines in Distributed Cogeneration||Springer||2016|