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Cogeneration: Technologies, Optimization and Implementation

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Cogeneration: Technologies, Optimization and Implementation

Cogeneration: Technologies, Optimization and Implementation By Christos A. Frangopoulos
English | PDF(True) | 2017 | 361 Pages | ISBN : 1785610554 | 6.3 MB

Cogeneration, also called combined heat and power (CHP), refers to the use of a power station to deliver two or more useful forms of energy, for example, to generate electricity and heat at the same time. All conventional, fuel-based plants generate heat as by-product, which is often carried away and wasted. Cogeneration captures part of this heat for delivery to consumers and is thus a thermodynamically efficient use of fuel, and contributes to reduction of carbon emissions.