Organic Rankine Cycle ORC Power Systems

Written By Ennio Macchi
Organic Rankine Cycle  ORC  Power Systems
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 24 August 2016
  • ISBN : 0081005113
  • Pages : 698 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Organic Rankine Cycle ORC Power Systems written by Ennio Macchi which was release on 24 August 2016, this book published by Woodhead Publishing. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) Power Systems: Technologies and Applications provides a systematic and detailed description of organic Rankine cycle technologies and the way they are increasingly of interest for cost-effective sustainable energy generation. Popular applications include cogeneration from biomass and electricity generation from geothermal reservoirs and concentrating solar power installations, as well as waste heat recovery from gas turbines, internal combustion engines and medium- and low-temperature industrial processes. With hundreds of ORC power systems already in operation and the market growing at a fast pace, this is an active and engaging area of scientific research and technical development. The book is structured in three main parts: (i) Introduction to ORC Power Systems, Design and Optimization, (ii) ORC Plant Components, and (iii) Fields of Application. Provides a thorough introduction to ORC power systems Contains detailed chapters on ORC plant components Includes a section focusing on ORC design and optimization Reviews key applications of ORC technologies, including cogeneration from biomass, electricity generation from geothermal reservoirs and concentrating solar power installations, waste heat recovery from gas turbines, internal combustion engines and medium- and low-temperature industrial processes Various chapters are authored by well-known specialists from Academia and ORC manufacturers

Organic Rankine Cycle ORC Power Systems

Organic Rankine Cycle  ORC  Power Systems
  • Author : Ennio Macchi,Marco Astolfi
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-08-24
  • Total pages : 698
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) Power Systems: Technologies and Applications provides a systematic and detailed description of organic Rankine cycle technologies and the way they are increasingly of interest for cost-effective sustainable energy generation. Popular applications include cogeneration from biomass and electricity generation from geothermal reservoirs and concentrating solar power installations, ...

Organic Rankine Cycle Power Systems

Organic Rankine Cycle Power Systems
  • Author : Sylvain Quoilin,Matthew Orosz,Vincent Lemort
  • Publisher : VCH
  • Release Date : 2018-02-14
  • Total pages : 325
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : Authored by authoritative experts in the field, this long–awaited book provides multidisciplinary insights into the technological, economic, design, and optimization aspects of organic Rankine cycle (ORC) systems. Following an introduction presenting the fundamentals of Rankine cycles and thermodynamics, subsequent chapters discuss ORC technology, including the selection of working fluid, ...

Modelling and Control of Organic Rankine Cycle Based Waste Heat Recovery Systems

Modelling and Control of Organic Rankine Cycle Based Waste Heat Recovery Systems
  • Author : Jianhua Zhang,Jinliang Xu
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2017-11-01
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : Modelling and Control of Organic Rankine Cycle Based Waste Heat Recovery Systems is a systematic study of modeling and control of ORC-based systems for waste heat recovery, bringing together rapidly developing research in this area. The organic Rankine cycle (ORC) is now commonly accepted as a viable technology to convert ...

Organic Rankine Cycle for Energy Recovery System

Organic Rankine Cycle for Energy Recovery System
  • Author : Andrea De Pascale
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2020-06-18
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : The rising trend in the global energy demand poses new challenges to humankind. The energy and mechanical engineering sectors are called to develop new and more environmentally friendly solutions to harvest residual energy from primary production processes. The Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) is an emerging energy system for power production ...

Organic Rankine Cycle Technology for Heat Recovery

Organic Rankine Cycle Technology for Heat Recovery
  • Author : Enhua Wang
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2018-11-07
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : This book on organic Rankine cycle technology presents nine chapters on research activities covering the wide range of current issues on the organic Rankine cycle. The first section deals with working fluid selection and component design. The second section is related to dynamic modeling, starting from internal combustion engines to ...

23 European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering

23 European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering
  • Author : Hadi Ghasemi,Alessio Tizzanini,Marco Paci,Alexander Mitsos
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-06-10
  • Total pages : 1088
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : In this article, modeling and optimization of two different organic Rankine cycles (ORC) (Power Plant (a) with a recuperator and Power Plant (b) without a recuperator) utilizing geothermal brine (GB) are studied. The developed models for these ORCs include performance characteristics of different components obtained from two existing power plants. ...

Effects of the Working Fluid Charge in Organic Rankine Cycle Power Systems Numerical and Experimental Analyses

Effects of the Working Fluid Charge in Organic Rankine Cycle Power Systems  Numerical and Experimental Analyses
  • Author : Davide Ziviani
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : It is well known that organic Rankine cycle (ORC) power systems often operate in conditions differing from the nominal design point due to variations of the heat source and heat sink conditions. Similar to a vapor compression cycle, the system operation (e.g., subcooling level, pump cavitation) and performance (e....

Evaluation and Parametric Modeling of 50 KW Organic Rankine Cycle for Waste Heat Recovery from Rural Alaska Diesel Generator Power Plants

Evaluation and Parametric Modeling of 50 KW Organic Rankine Cycle for Waste Heat Recovery from Rural Alaska Diesel Generator Power Plants
  • Author : Vamshi Krishna Avadhanula
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Total pages : 406
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : In rural Alaska, there are about 180 villages that run independent electrical power systems using diesel generator sets. A diesel engine generator loses fuel energy in the form of waste heat through the charge air cooler (after cooler), the jacket water cooler, friction, and exhaust. Diesel engine jacket water and exhaust ...

Structural Optimization and Experimental Investigation of the Organic Rankine Cycle for Solar Thermal Power Generation

Structural Optimization and Experimental Investigation of the Organic Rankine Cycle for Solar Thermal Power Generation
  • Author : Jing Li
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-12-09
  • Total pages : 133
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : Compared to the conventional Rankine cycle using water, the ORC can create efficient expansion at low power, avoid superheater and offer higher thermal efficiency in low temperature application. Small-scale ORCs from several kWe to a few hundred kWe offer great potential for meeting the residential demand on heat and power, ...

Organic Rankine Cycles for Waste Heat Recovery

Organic Rankine Cycles for Waste Heat Recovery
  • Author : Silvia Lasala
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2020-05-13
  • Total pages : 120
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : This book comprises five chapters on developed research activities on organic Rankine cycles. The first section aims to provide researchers with proper modelling (Chapter 1) and experimental (Chapter 2) tools to calculate and empirically validate thermophysical properties of ORC working fluids. The second section introduces some theoretical and experimental studies of organic ...

Organic Rankine cycle Power Systems Working Fluids Study

Organic Rankine cycle Power Systems Working Fluids Study
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : The US Department of Energy initiated an investigation at Argonne National Laboratory in 1982 to experimentally determine the thermal stability limits and degradation rates of toluene as a function of maximum cycle temperature. Following the design and construction of a dynamic test loop capable of closely simulating the thermodynamic conditions of ...

Comprehensive Energy Systems

Comprehensive Energy Systems
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-02-07
  • Total pages : 5540
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : Comprehensive Energy Systems provides a unified source of information covering the entire spectrum of energy, one of the most significant issues humanity has to face. This comprehensive book describes traditional and novel energy systems, from single generation to multi-generation, also covering theory and applications. In addition, it also presents high-level ...

Working Fluid Selection for Organic Rankine Cycle and Other Related Cycles

Working Fluid Selection for Organic Rankine Cycle and Other Related Cycles
  • Author : Attila R. Imre
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2020-06-16
  • Total pages : 148
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : The world’s energy demand is still growing, partly due to the rising population, partly to increasing personal needs. This growing demand has to be met without increasing (or preferably, by decreasing) the environmental impact. One of the ways to do so is the use of existing low-temperature heat sources ...

Reciprocating Expanders for Organic Rankine Cycle ORC Applications

Reciprocating Expanders for Organic Rankine Cycle  ORC  Applications
  • Author : Ilaria Guarracino
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : The current trend for ever increasing energy prices acts as an important driver for improved efficiency via novel heat integration and energy generation schemes. This project is concerned with small-scale Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) engines for power generation, primarily for use in the domestic sector and in small industrial plants, ...

Organic Rankine cycle Power Systems Working Fluids Study

Organic Rankine cycle Power Systems Working Fluids Study
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1986
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081005113
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Summary : An investigation to experimentally determine the thermal stability limits and degradation rates of Fluorinol 85 as a function of maximum cycle temperatures was initiated in 1982. Following the design and construction of a dynamic test loop capable of simulating the thermodynamic conditions of possible prototypical organic Rankine-cycle (ORC) power systems, several test ...