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Developing more flexible turbomachines

Electricity in Germany is increasingly being provided by renewable energies. In future, conventional power plants will be tasked with covering the remaining needs and compensating for the fluctuating generation of solar and wind power. To achieve this, gas and steam turbines must become more flexible. The BINE-Projektinfo brochure entitled “Flexible turbomachines stabilise the power grid” (07/2017) presents the ECOFLEX-turbo research programme. The research and development targets within this programme, which represents the combined turbine research in Germany under the auspices of the AG Turbo alliance, are aimed at increasing the partial load operation, faster response times, varying fuels and the utilisation of more hydrogen.  more...
 
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Data centre heats offices

The extension of Züblin's central office meets high structural and energy efficiency standards. The construction group was awarded the certificate in Gold by the German Sustainable Building Council (DGNB) for the extension. The BINE Projektinfo 6/2017 "Servers heat office buildings" presents the energy concept along with monitoring results for the new five-storey building.  more...
 
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Efficient extraction of oil vapours in industry

Before aluminium is transformed into metal sheets and foils, the metal passes through several hot and cold rolling processes. Sprayed roller oil cools and lubricates the work rolls and prevents damage occurring to the thin metal strips during the processing. The BINE-Projektinfo brochure entitled "Extracting fumes in rolling mills" (05/2017) presents a new extraction hood for the vaporised rolling oils. It has been calculated that this system will enable a typical rolling mill to save up to 330,000 kWh of electrical energy per year.  more...
 
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Transforming biochar into fuel gas

Until now it has been difficult to utilise the energy provided by biogenic residues resulting from landscape management waste products, garden waste and similar materials from agriculture, horticulture and food production. This is due to their high moisture content and inhomogeneous composition. In a new process, these materials are first converted into biochar and then into a fuel gas for driving an engine-operated CHP unit. The BINE-Projektinfo brochure entitled “Syngas from biocoals” (04/2017) presents the plants. These utilise a new entrained-flow gasifier that has been specially developed for small units.  more...
 
 

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Uwe Milles
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