Combined Heat and Power Generation is a concise, up-to-date and accessible guide to the combined delivery of heat and power to anything, from a single home to a municipal power plant. Breeze discusses the historical background for CHP and why it is set to be a key emission control strategy for the 21st Century. Various technologies such as piston engines, gas turbines and fuel cells are discussed. Economic and environmental factors also are considered and analyzed, making this a very valuable resource for those involved with the research, design, implementation and management of the provision of heat and power.
1. Combined Heat and Power 2. Historical Background for Combined Heat and Power Usage 3. Combined Heat and Power Principles and Applications 4. CHP Technology 5. Piston Engines 6. Steam Turbines 7. Has Turbines 8. Micro-Turbines 9. Fuel Cells 10. Nuclear Power 11. Cost of CHP