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1 Global Energy System D. Yogi Goswami and Frank Kreith 1-1

1.1 Major Sectors of Primary Energy Use 1-3

1.2 Electrical Capacity Additions to 2030 1-4

1.3 Transportation 1-5

1.4 World Energy Resources 1-6

1.5 Role of Energy Conservation 1-16

1.6 Forecast of Future Energy Min 1-20

2 Energy Policy 2-1

2.1 U.S. State and Federal Policies for Renewables Christopher Namovicz 2-2

2.2 International Policies for Renewable Energy Michael Durstewitz 2-12

2.3 Energy Policies in India Anil Misra 2-21

2.4 Renewable Energy Policies in Israel Gershon Grossman 2-26

2.5 Renewable Energy Policies for China Debra Lew 2-29

2.6 Japanese Policies on Energy Conversation and Renewable Energy Koichi Sakuta 2-32

2.7 Renewable Energy Policies in Brazil Ricardo RUther 2-36

2.8 Policies for Distributed Generation Jeff Bell 2-39

3 Economics Methods Rosalie Ruegg and Walter Short 3-1

3.1 Introduction 3-1

3.2 Making Economically Efficient Choices 3-2

3.3 Economic-Evaluation Methods 3-4

3.4 Risk Assessment 3-8

3.5 Building Blocks of Evaluation 3-16

3.6 Summary 3-23

Glossary 3-23

4 Environmental Impacts and Costs of Energy Ari Rabl and Joseph V. Spadaro 4-1

4.1 Introduction 4-1

4.2 Methodology 4-2

4.3 Results for Cost per Kilogram of Pollutant 4-10

4.4 Results for Energy Production 4-12

4.5 Comparison Landfill 4 Incineration 4-16

4.6 Conclusions 4-19

Glossary and Nomenclature 4-20

5 Distributed Generation and Demand-Side Management 5-1

5.1 Distributed Generation Technologies Anibal T. de Almeida and Pedro S. Moura 5-1

5.2 Integration of Distributed Generation into Grid Aníbal T. de Almeida and Pedro S. Moura 5-16

5.3 Demand-Side Management Clark W. Gellings and Kelly E. Parmenter 5-33

6 Generation Technologies through the Year 2025 6-1

6.1 Fossil Fuels Anthony F. Armor 6-1

6.2 Nuclear Power Technologies Edwin A. Harvego and Kenneth D. Kok 6-19

7 Outlook for U.S. Energy Consumption and Prices in the Midterm Andy S. Kydes 7-1

7.1 Introduction 7-2

7.2 Key Energy Issues to 2025 7-2

7.3 Economic Growth 7-3

7.4 Energy Prices 7-6

7.5 Energy Consumption 7-8

7.6 Energy Intensity 7-10

7.7 Electricity Generation 7-11

7.8 Energy Production and Imports 7-12

7.9 Carbon Dioxide Emissions 7-14

7.10 Summary of the AEO2006 Reference Case Projection 7-15

7.11 Overview Impacts of the AE02006 High-Price Case 7-23

8 Transportation Systems Beth Isler 8-1

8.1 Introduction 8-1

8.3 Alternative Transportation: Mass Transit 8-5

8.4 Freight 8-8

8.5 Motor Vehicles: Tank-to-Wheel Technologies 8-13

8.6 Transportation Fuels 8-24

9 Infrastructure Risk Analysis and Security 9-1

9.1 Infrastructure Risk Analysis and Management Bilal M. Ayyub 9-1

9.2 Electricity Infrastructure Security Massoud Amin 9-41

10 Electrical Energy Management in Buildings Craig B. Smith and Kelly E. Parmenter 10-1

10.1 Principal Electricity Uses in Buildings 10-1

10.2 Strategies for Electricity End-Use Management 10-4

10.3 Closing Remarks 10-32

11 Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning Control Systems

Jan F. Kreider, David E. Claridge, and Charles H. Culp 11-1

11.1 Introduction 11-1

11.2 Modes of Feedback Control 11-3

11.3 Basic Control Hardware 11-8

11.4 Basic Control System Design Considerations 11-15

11.5 Example HVAC Control Systems 11 -25

11.6 Commissioning and Operation of Control Systems 11-36

11.7 Advanced Control System Design Topics: Neural Networks 11-39

11.8 Summary 11-43

12 Energy Efficient Technologies 12-1

12.0 Introduction Frank Kreith 12-2

12.1 Electric Motor Systems Efficiency Aníbal T. de Almeida and Steve Greenberg 12-5

12.2 Energy-Efficient Lighting Technologies and Their Applications in the Commercial and Residential Sectors Barbara Atkinson, Andrea Denver,

James E. McMahon, and Robert Clear 12-26

12.3 Energy-Efficient Technologies: Major Appliancies and Space Conditioning Equipment James E. McMahon, Greg Rosenquist, James Lutz, Alex Lekov,

Peter Biermayer, and Stephen Meyers 12-48

12.4 Heat Pumps Katherine Johnson and Frank Kreith 12-57

13 Compact Heat Exchangers—Recuperators and Regenerators Ramesh K. Shah 13-1

13.1 Introduction 13-2

13.2 Recuperator Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Analysis 13-5

13.3 Regenerator Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Analysis 13-24

13.4 Heat Transfer and Flow Friction Correlations—Single-Phase Flows 13-27

13.5 Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Correlations—Two-Phase Flows 13-41

13.6 Exchanger Design Methodology 13-45

13.7 Flow Maldistribution 13-53

13.8 Fouling in Heat Exchangers 13-59

13.9 Concluding Remarks 13-64

13.10 Nomenclature 13-65

14 Industrial Energy Efficiency and Energy Management Craig B. Smith,

Barney L. Capehart, and Wesley M. Rohrer Jr., 14-1

14.1 Introduction 14-1

14.2 Industrial Energy Management and Efficiency Improvement 14-4

14.3 Improving Industrial Energy Audits 14-12

14.4 Industrial Electricity End Uses and Electrical Energy Management 14-23

14.5 Thermal Energy Management in Industry 14-47

14.6 The Role of New Equipment and Technology in Industrial Energy Efficiency 14-64

14.7 Conclusion 14-71

15 Process Energy Efficiency: Pinch Technology 15-1

15.1 Pinch Technology in Theory Kirtan K. Trivedi 15-1

15.2 Pinch Technology in Practice Ed Fouche and Kelly E. Parmenter 15-41

16 Energy Audits for Buildings MoncefKrarti 16-1

16.1 Introduction 16-1

16.2 Background 16-1

16.3 Energy Audit Procedures 16-4

16.4 Energy Management Programs 16-5

16.5 Energy Conservation Measures 16-8

16.6 Summary 16-18

17 Cogeneration W. Dan Turner 17-1

17.1 Introduction 17-2

17.2 Basic Cogeneration Systems 17-4

17.3 Equipment and Components 17-10

17.4 Technical Design Issues 17-16

17.5 Regulatory Considerations 17-20

17.6 Regulatory Developments of the 1990s and Early Twenty-First Century 17-22

17.7 Environmental Considerations, Permitting, Water Quality 17-23

17.8 Economic Evaluations 17-24

17.9 Financial Aspects 17-27

17.10 Case Studies 17-30

17.11 Small-Scale Cogeneration Applications in Buildings 17-34

17.12 Future of Cogeneration 17-38

17.13 Summary and Conclusions 17-40

18 Energy Storage, Transmission, and Distribution 18-1

18.1 Energy Storage Technologies Roel Hammerschlag and Christopher P. Schaber 18-1

18.2 Advanced Concepts in Transmission and Distribution Robert Pratt,

Christopher P. Schaber, and Steve Widergren 18-20

19 Availability of Renewable Resources 19-1

19.1 Solar Energy David S. Renm, Stephen Wilcox, William Marion, Gene L. Maxwell,

Martin Rymes, and Julie Phillips 19-1

19.2 Wind Energy Dale E. Berg 19-31

19.3 Municipal Solid Waste Marjorie A. Franklin 19-60

19.4 Biomass Robert C. Brown 19-66

20 Solar Thermal Energy Conversion 20-1

20.1 Active Solar Heating Systems T. Agami Reddy 20-1

20.2 Solar Heat for Industrial Processes Riccardo Battisti, Hans Schweiger, and Werner Weiss 20-49

20.3 Passive Solar Heating, Cooling, and Daylighting Jeffrey H. Morehouse 20-59

20.4 Solar Cooling D. Yogi Goswami and Sanjay Vijayaraghavan 20-121

21 Concentrating Solar Thermal Power Manuel Romero-Alvarez and Eduardo Zarza 21-1

21.1 Introduction and Context 21-2

21.2 Solar Concentration and CSP Systems 21-6

21.3 Solar Concentrator Beam Quality 21-9

21.4 Solar Concentration Ratio: Principles and Limitations of CSP Systems 21-13

21.5 Solar Thermal Power Plant Technologies 21-15

21.6 Parabolic Trough Solar Thermal Power Plants 21-18

21.7 Central Receiver Solar Thermal Power Plants 21-50

21.8 Volumetric Atmospheric Receivers: Phoebus and Solair 21-80

21.9 Solar Air Preheating Systems for Combustion Turbines: The Solgate Project 21-82

21.10 Dish/Stirling Systems 21-85

21.11 Market Opportunities 21-91

21.12 Conclusions 22-92

22 Wind Energy Conversion Dale E. Berg 22-1

22.1 Introduction 22-1

22.2 Wind Turbine Aerodynamics 22-4

22.3 Wind Turbine Loads 22-16

22.4 Wind Turbine Structural Dynamic Considerations 22-16

22.5 Peak Power Limitation 22-18

22.6 Turbine Subsystems 22-20

22.7 Other Wind-Energy Conversion Considerations 22-23

23 Photovoltaics Fundamentals, Technology and Application 23-1

23.1 Photovoltaics Roger Messenger and D. Yogi Goswami 23-1

23.2 Thin-Film PV Technology Hari M. Upadhyaya, Takhir M. Razykov, and

Ayodhya N. Tiwari 23-28

23.3 Concentrating PV Technologies Roland Winston, Robert McConnell, and

D. Yogi Goswami 23-54

23.4 Nomenclature 23-57

23.5 Symbols 23-58

23.6 Acronyms 23-58

24 Waste-to-Energy Combustion Charles O. Velzy and Leonard M. Grillo 24-1

24.1 Introduction 24-1

24.2 Waste Quantities and Characteristics 24-2

24.3 Design of WTE Facilities 24-6

24.4 Air Pollution Control Facilities 24-24

24.5 Performance 24-32

24.6 Costs 24-34

24.7 Status of Other Technologies 24-36

24.8 Future Issues and Trends 24-38

25 Biomass Conversion Processes for Energy Recovery 25-1

25.1 Energy Recovery by Anaerobic

Digestion Massoud Kayhanian and George Tchobanoglous 25-2

25.2 Power Generation Robert C. Brown 25-37

25.3 Biofuels Robert C. Brown 25-51

26 Geothermal Power Generation Kevin Kitz 26-1

26.1 Introduction 26-2

26.2 Definition and Use of Geothermal Energy 26-2

26.3 Requirements for Commercial Geothermal Power Production 26-3

26.4 Exploration and Assessment of Geothermal Resources 26-15

26.5 Management of the Geothermal Resource for Power Production 26-18

26.6 Geothermal Steam Supply (from Wellhead to Turbine) 26-25

26.7 Geothermal Power Production—Steam Turbine Technologies 26-32

26.8 Geothermal Power Production—Binary Power Plant Technologies 26-38

26.9 Environmental Impact 26-43

26.10 Additional Information on Geothermal Energy 26-46

27 Hydrogen Energy Technologies S. A. Sherif, F. Barbir, T. N. Veziroglu,

27.1 Introduction 27-1

27.2 Properties of Hydrogen 27-1

27.3 Hydrogen Production Methods 27-2

27.4 Hydrogen Storage 27-8

27.5 Liquid Hydrogen 27-9

27.6 Hydrogen Transport and Distribution 27-10

27.7 Hydrogen Conversion Technologies 27-11

27.8 Hydrogen Safety 27-12

28 Fuel Cells Xianguo Li 28-1

28.1 Introduction 28-1

28.2 Principle of Operation for Fuel Cells 28-2

28.3 Typical Fuel Cell Systems 28-3

28.4 Performance of Fuel Cells 28-4

28.5 Fuel Cell Electrode Processes 28-25

28.6 Cell Connection and Stack Design Considerations 28-27

28.7 Six Major Types of Fuel Cells 28-29

28.8 Summary 28-44

Appendices Nitin Goel

Appendix 1 The International System of Units, Fundamental Constants, and Conversion Factors A1-1

Appendix 2 Solar Radiation Data A2-1

Appendix 3 Properties of Gases, Vapors, Liquids and Solids A3-1

Appendix 4 Ultimate Analysis of Biomass Fuels A4-1

Appendix 5 Thermophysical Properties of Refrigerants A5-1

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