Low-Temperature Energy Systems with Applications of Renewable Energy

Low-Temperature Energy Systems with Applications of Renewable Energy

1st Edition - October 23, 2019

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  • Authors: Andriy Redko, Oleksandr Redko, Ronald DiPippo
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128166024
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128162491

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Low-Temperature Energy Systems with Applications of Renewable Energy investigates a wide variety of low-temperature energy applications in residential, commercial, institutional, and industrial areas. It addresses the basic principles that form the groundwork for more efficient energy conversion processes and includes detailed practical methods for carrying out these critical processes. This work considers new directions in the engineering use of technical thermodynamics and energy, including more in-depth studies of the use of renewable sources, and includes worked numerical examples, review questions, and practice problems to allow readers to test their own comprehension of the material. With detailed explanations, methods, models, and algorithms, Low-Temperature Energy Systems with Applications of Renewable Energy is a valuable reference for engineers and scientists in the field of renewable energy, as well as energy researchers and academics.

Key Features

  • Features end-of chapter review sections with questions and exercises for practical study and utilization.
  • Presents methods for a great variety of energy applications to improve their energy operations.
  • Applies real-world data to demonstrate the impact of low-temperature energy systems on renewable energy use today.

Readership

Practitioners in engineering and science. Professors will use this book in courses related to energy applications, manufacturing firms, data storage companies, electric generation utilities

Table of Contents

  • 1. Principles and operation of refrigeration and heat pump systems
    2. Characteristics of low-temperature energy sources for heat pumps
    3. Effective use of heat pumps for various heating applications
    4. Heat pumps in the drying industry
    5. Heating with geothermal systems
    6. Geothermal energy in combined heat and power systems
    7. Biofuels conversion: energy-saving processes and use of biogas
    8. Hybrid systems with renewable energy sources
    9. Industrial waste heat resources

Product details

  • No. of pages: 394
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2019
  • Published: October 23, 2019
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128166024
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128162491

About the Authors

Andriy Redko

Redko Andriy is a Doctor of technical sciences at Kharkiv National University of Construction and Architecture, and Professor in the department of Heat, gas supply, ventilation and using WHR. He defended his PhD dissertation on the problem of gypsum dehydration in a boiling bed under pressure and he is currently researching processes of heat treatment and combustion of various fuels in a boiling bed.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Heat Gas Supply, Ventilation and Use of Thermal Secondary Resources, Kharkiv National University of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Kharkiv, Ukraine

Oleksandr Redko

Redko Oleksandr is Doctor of technical sciences and Professor, department of Heat, gas supply, ventilation and using WHR at the Kharkiv National University of Construction and Architecture. He defended his Dr. S thesis on the problem of intensification of heat processes in a boiling bed and is currently researching processes of low-grade fuel combustion in a boiling bed.

Affiliations and Expertise

Chairman, Department of Heat Gas Supply, Ventilation and Use Thermal of Secondary Resources, Kharkiv National University of Civil Engineering and Architecture, Kharkiv, Ukraine

Ronald DiPippo

Ronald DiPippo is a geothermal expert and renewable energy consultant.. He is also Chancellor Professor Emeritus and former Associate Dean of Engineering at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, United States.

Affiliations and Expertise

Renewable Energy Consultant, Chancellor Professor Emeritus, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA

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