Essays about: "Energy recovery"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 298 essays containing the words Energy recovery.

  1. 1. Fertiliser derived from human urine : novel media for alkaline urine dehydration

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Energy and Technology

    Author : Christopher Friedrich; [2021]
    Keywords : nutrient recovery; fertiliser; urine drying; source separation; magnesium oxide; calcium hydroxide;

    Abstract : Every year, each human excretes approximately 4 kg of nitrogen, 1 kg of potassium and 0.3 kg of phosphorus through their urine. In conventional wastewater treatment, these nutrients are usually not recovered for agricultural production, although they can enhance plant growth. READ MORE

  2. 2. Energy Performance Simulation of Different Ventilation Systems in Sweden and Corresponding Compliance in the LEED Residential Rating System

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Patrick Boyle; [2020]
    Keywords : HVAC; IDA ICE; LEED; demand-controlled ventilation; heat recovery ventilation; energy efficiency; energy simulation;

    Abstract : The importance of energy efficiency in the operation of the built environment is becoming increasingly important. Energy use in the building sector has exceeded both transportation and industry, while within buildings heating, ventilation, and air conditioning has the greatest share. READ MORE

  3. 3. Modeling of Wet Scrubber with Heat Recovery in Biomass Combustion Plants

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för byggd miljö och energiteknik (BET)

    Author : Wilhelm Johansson; [2020]
    Keywords : Centrifugal Scrubber; Heat Recovery; Thermal Efficiency; Biomass Combustion; MCP-Directive; Simulation; Modelling;

    Abstract : During combustion of biomass, particulate matter is emitted, which has severe health impacts on humans. The company ITK Envifront has developed a scrubber technology that cleans the flue gas while also recovering the flue gas energy, increasing the efficiency of the combustion plant. READ MORE

  4. 4. Energy savings in multi-family building after using an innovative retrofitting package

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Energiteknik

    Author : Kosmas Kasolas; [2020]
    Keywords : Energy savings; retrofitting; energy efficient measures; thermal insulation; multi family building;

    Abstract : The building sector is one of the sectors that consume the most energy in Sweden. In order to deal with this problem Swedish government aims to reduce the energy consumption in the building sector 50% by 2050. Another ambitious goal set by the Swedish government is zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2040. READ MORE

  5. 5. Emissions Trading for Waste Incineration Plants with Energy Recovery in Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Energisystem

    Author : Ellen Philipsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Energy recovery; emissions trading; waste management; sustainability; EU ETS;

    Abstract : Emission trading is a tool for achieving the European commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The aim is to create an effective European emissions trading market with the least possible negative impact on economic development and employment within the Union. READ MORE