Environmentally Friendly and Energy Efficient Technologies for Electrical Energy Production
Course: Environmentally Friendly and Energy Efficient Technologies for Electrical Energy Production
ECTS points: 6 ECTS
Number of classes per week: 3+0+0+3
Lecturer: Asst. Prof. Dr. Sofija Nikolova – Poceva
Course Goals (acquired competencies): Upon completing this course, the student acquires knowledge about energy efficient technologies for electricity generation and environment friendly technologies in the direction of improving energy efficiency.
Course Syllabus: Increasing energy efficiency in electrical energy production. New technologies and methods for coal combustion. Precombustion technologies. In situ technologies. Postcombustion technologies. Technologies for coal fluidized-bed combustion. Utilization of natural gas as an energy resource and as environmentally friendly fuel. Gas turbines and their application in a combined-cycle power plants. Cogeneration power plants. Environmentally acceptable technologies for electrical energy production from Renewable Energy Sources (RES) in addition to energy efficiency.
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|Gilbert M. Masters||Renewable and Efficient Electric Power Systems||John Wiley & Sons||2004|
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