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Efficiency and sustainability in the energy and chemical industries : scientific principles and case studies / Krishnan Sankaranarayanan, Jakob de Swaan Arons, Hedzer J. van der Kooi.

By: Sankaranarayanan, Krishnan [autor]Contributor(s): Kooi, Hedzer van der [autor] | Swaan Arons, Jakob de [autor]Series: Green chemistry and chemical engineeringPublisher: Boca Ratón : Taylor & Francis, ©2010Edition: 2nd edDescription: xxiii,369 páginas : ilustraciones, cuadros, gráficos, tablas ; 24 cmContent type: texto Media type: no mediado Carrier type: volumenISBN: 9781439814703Subject(s): Centrales electricas Aspectos ambientales | Disipación de energía | Disipación de energía -- Prevención | Ingeniería química -- InformáticaDDC classification: 660.2969
Contents:
Thermodynamics revisited. -- Energy "consumption" and lost work. -- Entropy generation: cause and effect. -- Thermodynamic analysis pf processes. -- Exergy, a convenient concept. -- Chemical exergy. -- Simple applications. -- Energy conversion. -- Separations. -- Chemical conversion. -- A note on life cycle analysis. -- Sustainability. -- Sustainability. -- Sustainable development. -- Efficiency and sustainability in the chemical process industry. -- Co2 capture and sequestration. -- Sense and nonsense of green chemistry and biofuels. -- Solar energy conversion. -- Hydrogen: fuel of the future. -- Future trends.
Summary: Using classic thermodynamic principles as the point of departure, this new edition of a popular resource supplies the understanding and tools requerid to measure process efficiency and sustainability with much improved accuracy. exploring the driving forces in the chemical and power industries, Efficiency and sustainability in the energy and chemical industries: scientific principles and case studies, second edition investigates why losses occur and explains how to reduce such losses.
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Thermodynamics revisited. -- Energy "consumption" and lost work. -- Entropy generation: cause and effect. -- Thermodynamic analysis pf processes. -- Exergy, a convenient concept. -- Chemical exergy. -- Simple applications. -- Energy conversion. -- Separations. -- Chemical conversion. -- A note on life cycle analysis. -- Sustainability. -- Sustainability. -- Sustainable development. -- Efficiency and sustainability in the chemical process industry. -- Co2 capture and sequestration. -- Sense and nonsense of green chemistry and biofuels. -- Solar energy conversion. -- Hydrogen: fuel of the future. -- Future trends.

Using classic thermodynamic principles as the point of departure, this new edition of a popular resource supplies the understanding and tools requerid to measure process efficiency and sustainability with much improved accuracy. exploring the driving forces in the chemical and power industries, Efficiency and sustainability in the energy and chemical industries: scientific principles and case studies, second edition investigates why losses occur and explains how to reduce such losses.

Swaan Arons\2019 name appears first on the earlier edition.

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