Integrated Energy Systems for Multigeneration - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128099438, 9780128131756

Integrated Energy Systems for Multigeneration

1st Edition

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Authors: Ibrahim Dincer Yusuf Bicer
Paperback ISBN: 9780128099438
eBook ISBN: 9780128131756
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 14th September 2019
Page Count: 464
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Description

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

Readership

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

Details

No. of pages:
464
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier Science 2020
Published:
14th September 2019
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
Paperback ISBN:
9780128099438
eBook ISBN:
9780128131756

About the Author

Ibrahim Dincer

Ibrahim Dincer is a full professor of Mechanical Engineering at University of Ontario. Renowned for his pioneering works in the area of sustainable energy technologies he has authored/co-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 delivered many 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 on 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. During the past five years 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

University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), Oshawa, 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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