Piston Engine-based Power Plants

Paperback | November 1, 2017

byPaul Breeze

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Breeze presents the most up-to-date discussion and analysis on Piston Engine-Based Power Plants in this clear and concise resource aimed at all those working and researching in the area. Various engine types such as Diesel Engines and Stirling Engines, are discussed with consideration of the economic factors and important planning considerations, such as the size and speed of the plant. Breeze also evaluates the emissions which piston engines can create and considers ways of planning for, and controlling those. Explores various types of engine used to power automotive power plants such as Internal Combustion engines, Spark-Ignition Engines and Dual-Fuel Engines Discusses the engine cycles, size and speed Evaluates emissions and considers the various economic factors involved

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Breeze presents the most up-to-date discussion and analysis on Piston Engine-Based Power Plants in this clear and concise resource aimed at all those working and researching in the area. Various engine types such as Diesel Engines and Stirling Engines, are discussed with consideration of the economic factors and important planning cons...

Paul Breeze is a journalist and freelance Science and Technology writer and consultant in the UK who has specialized in power generation technology for the past 30 years. In addition to writing Power Generation Technologies, Second Edition, he has contributed to journals and newspapers such as The Financial Times and The Economist and ...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:150 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:November 1, 2017Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0128129042

ISBN - 13:9780128129043

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Table of Contents

Internal Combustion Engines
Engine Cycles
Engine Size and Engine Speed
Spark-Ignition Engines
Diesel Engines (Compression Engines)
Dual-Fuel Engines
Cogeneration
Combined Cycle
Emission Control
Nitrogen Oxide
Carbon Monoxide, VOCs, and Particulates
Sulfur Dioxide
Carbon Dioxide
Cost of reciprocating Engine-Based Power Generation