Integrated Energy Systems for Multigeneration

Integrated Energy Systems for Multigeneration

1st Edition - September 13, 2019

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  • Authors: Ibrahim Dincer, Yusuf Bicer
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128131756
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128099438

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Integrated Energy Systems for Multigeneration looks at how measures implemented to limit greenhouse gas emissions must consider smart utilization of available limited resources and employ renewable resources through integrated energy systems and the utilization of waste energy streams. This reference considers the main concepts of thermal and conventional energy systems through detailed systems description, analyses of methodologies, performance assessment and optimization, and illustrative examples and case studies. The book examines producing power and heat with cooling, freshwater, green fuels and other useful commodities designed to tackle rising greenhouse gas emissions in the atmosphere. With worldwide energy demand increasing, and the consequences of meeting supply with current dependency on fossil fuels, investigating and developing sustainable alternatives to the conventional energy systems is a growing concern for global stakeholders.

Key Features

  • Analyzes the links between clean energy technologies and achieving sustainable development
  • Illustrates several examples of design and analysis of integrated energy systems
  • Discusses performance assessment and optimization
  • Uses illustrative examples and global case studies to explain methodologies and concepts


Energy engineers, thermal engineers, power system designers, policy makers, research institutes

Table of Contents

  • 1. Energy and Environment and Sustainable Development
    2. Fundamentals of Energy Systems
    3. System Integration for Multigeneration
    4. Integration of Conventional Systems for Multigeneration
    5. Integration of Nuclear Power Systems for Multigeneration
    6. Integration of Renewable Energy Systems for Multigeneration
    7. Enhanced Dimensions of Integrated Systems for Environment and Sustainability

Product details

  • No. of pages: 464
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier Science 2019
  • Published: September 13, 2019
  • Imprint: Elsevier Science
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128131756
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128099438

About the Authors

Ibrahim Dincer

Dr. Ibrahim Dincer is professor of Mechanical Engineering at the Ontario Tech. University and visiting professor at Yildiz Technical University. He has authored numerous books and book chapters, and many refereed journal and conference papers. He has chaired many national and international conferences, symposia, workshops, and technical meetings. He has also delivered many plenary, keynote and invited lectures. He is an active member of various international scientific organizations and societies, and serves as editor in chief, associate editor, regional editor, and editorial board member for various prestigious international journals. He is a recipient of several research, teaching and service awards, including the Premier׳s Research Excellence Award in Ontario, Canada. For the past seven years in a row he has been recognized by Thomson Reuters as one of The Most Influential Scientific Minds in Engineering and one of the Most Highly Cited Researchers.

Affiliations and Expertise

Full professor of Mechanical Engineering, Ontario Tech. University, Canada

Yusuf Bicer

Dr. Yusuf Bicer received his PhD in the area of mechanical engineering from the University of Ontario Institute of Technology in Oshawa, Canada. He completed his BS in Control Engineering (2012) and master’s degree in Energy Science and Technology (2014) at Istanbul Technical University, Turkey. Currently, Dr. Bicer is an assistant professor of sustainable development in the College of Science and Engineering at Hamad Bin Khalifa University in Doha, Qatar. Prior to joining HBKU, he was a research and teaching assistant in the Department of Automotive, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology. His PhD thesis focused on photoelectrochemical-based hydrogen and ammonia production options. He also worked for more than two years at Istanbul Practical Gas and Energy Technologies Research Engineering Industrial Trade Inc. on the topics of natural gas and solar energy applications.

Affiliations and Expertise

College of Science and Engineering, Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), Qatar

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