Course Title: Environmentally friendly and energy efficient technologies for electrical energy production
ECTS points: 6 ECTS
Number of classes per week:3+0+0+3
Lecturer: Doc. d-r Sofija Nikolova-Poceva
Course Goals (acquired competencies): Upon completion of this course the student acquires knowledge on energy efficient technologies for the production of electricity and environmentally friendly technologies in order to improve energy efficiency.
Subject of the course content: 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.
|1.||Gilbert M. Masters||Renewable and Efficient Electric Power Systems||John Wiley & Sons||2004|
|2.||Nicholas P. Cheremisinoff||Clean Electricity Through Advanced Coal Technologies: Handbook of Pollution Prevention and Cleaner Production||Elsevier Inc.||2012|
|3.||R.Kehlhofer, B. Rukes,F. Hannemann,F. Stirnimann||Combined-Cycle Gas & Steam Turbine Power Plants, 3rd Edition||PennWell Corporation||2009|
|1.||Tony Giampaolo||Gas Turbine Handbook: Principles and Practice, 4th edition||The Fairmont Press||2011|
|2.||Volker Quaschning||Understanding Renewable Energy Systems||Carl hanser verlag gmbh & co. Kg||2005|