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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Equipment in Power Industry - M218005
Title: Energetická zařízení
Guaranteed by: Department of Power Engineering (218)
Faculty: Faculty of Environmental Technology
Actual: from 2019 to 2023
Semester: summer
Points: summer s.:3
E-Credits: summer s.:3
Examination process: summer s.:
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/0, Ex [HT]
Capacity: 16 / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Jiříček Ivo Ing. CSc.
Interchangeability : N218014
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Annotation -
Last update: Jiříček Ivo Ing. CSc. (05.09.2023)
The course is focused on the energetic construction materials, arrangements and equipment for heat and electricity production from classical, low-carbon and renewable sources. The aim is to intensify the application of innovative BAT/clean technologies in industry.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Jiříček Ivo Ing. CSc. (05.09.2023)

Student will be able to:

Analyze sketches and blueprints of energetic equipment in scaling, sections and profiles

Design technologies for the efficient production of ecological heat and green electric energy

Balance and optimize systems with thermal cycles in cogeneration

Suggest construction materials for appropriate use.

Literature -
Last update: Jiříček Ivo Ing. CSc. (05.09.2023)

R:Jiříček. I.: Konstrukce základních prvků tepelných elektráren,vydavatelství VŠCHT Praha,1997,80-7080-297-9

A:B.Buecker: Fundamentals of Steam Generation Chemistry, , Penn Well Corporation,2000,087814750-0

A:E.B. Woodruff, H.B. Lammers: Steam Plant Operation-Eighth Edition, , McGraw-Hill,2005,0-07-141846-6

A:Environmental Impact of Power Generation, Vol. 11, Springer-Verlag, New York,1999,0-85404-250-4,

A:P. Chattopadhyay: Boiler Operations Question and Answers,Cole-Palmer International,1995,0-07-460296-9

Learning resources -
Last update: Jiříček Ivo Ing. CSc. (05.09.2023)

BAT reference documents

Energy Strategy for Europe

Syllabus -
Last update: Jiříček Ivo Ing. CSc. (01.02.2018)

1. Traditional Power Plants: Open Space Coal Storage & Handling, Feeders, Bunkers, Oil & Gas-Fired Plant Fuel Storage

2. Fuel Preprocesing, Dryers, Pulverizers, Gravitational Separators, Fly Ash Removal Units, Slag Separators, Combustion Air Heaters, Heat Resistant Materials

3. Fluidized Bed & Pulverized Coal Furnaces, Burners, Lighters, Plant Emission Control Systems: Particulates, NOx, SO2, Absorbers

4. Steam Boilers, Drum & Once-Through Boilers, Evaporators, Process Controlers, Sub-Critical & Super Critical & Ultrasuper Critical Plants, Economizers, Reheaters, Superheaters

5. Steam Turbines & Generators: Impulse & Reaction, Condensing & Backpressure Units, Bearings, Sealing Systems, Shutdown & Lay-out Procedures

6. Condensers & Cooling Towers: Once-Through & Open Recirculating & Air Cooled Units, Taprogge

7. Low-Carbon Plants: Waste to Energy Plants, Stokers, Flue Gas Cleaners, Scrubbers, Heat Recovery Steam Generators

8. Heat Pumps, Combined Heat & Power Plants, RC vs ORC, Stationary Engines, µ-CHP, Trigeneration

9. Gas Turbines, Compressors, Combustors, Combined Cycle Plants, IGCC & Fuel Cell CC Plants

10. Low-Emission Plants: Nuclear Reactors, Steam Generators, Modular and Hybrid Reactors, Moisture Separators and Turbines

11. Renewable Energy Convertors: Biomass Conversion Units I., Combustors

12. Biomass Conversion Units II., Gasifiers and Pyrolyzers

13. Solar Energy Convertors, Solar Heat and Power Units, Wind Turbines, Hydro Turbines

14. Energy Storage Units, P2P, P2H, P2G, Smart Grid Elements

Registration requirements -
Last update: Jiříček Ivo Ing. CSc. (29.01.2018)

Alternative Energy Sources, Power Engineering

Course completion requirements -
Last update: Jiříček Ivo Ing. CSc. (01.02.2018)

Active interaction during tuition, written multi-choice test 30 %, oral examination 50 %