Fuel and Ash-and-Slad Economy of Thermal Power Plants

Major: Heat and Power Engineering
Code of subject: 7.144.02.M.26
Credits: 5.00
Department: Heat Engineering and Thermal and Nuclear Power Plants
Lecturer: Associate Professor, Ph. D. Matiko Halyna Fedorivna
Semester: 2 семестр
Mode of study: денна
Learning outcomes: • knowledge of the characteristics and physical properties of fuel (liquid, solid and gaseous); • knowledge of the functions, diagrams and structures of the fuel supply and ash removal systems; • knowledge of the methods for ash utilizing and using; • understanding the purpose and specifics of the components of the fuel supply and ash removal systems; • ability to design fuel supply and ash removal systems, to choose the equipment for these systems; • the ability to choose and apply ways of using ash in the factory; • ability to determine the efficiency of fuel supply systems and to apply methods of saving electricity and fuel during the operation Thermal Power Plants.
Required prior and related subjects: • Industrial Thermal Power Plants, part 2 • Heat supply systems and optimization of their operating modes • Operating modes of heat power facilities • Secondary energy resources for industrial enterprises • Operation of thermal power facilities
Summary of the subject: General concepts about fuel supply systems and ash removal systems, prospects for developing the waste-free technologies in energetics. Main characteristics and physical properties of fuel. Fuel supply at Thermal Power Plants. Receiving and transporting the fuel. Fuel grinding. Fuel supply schemes. Fuel storage. Oil fuel industry. The main and auxiliary equipment for ash removal.
Assessment methods and criteria: • oral questioning, written essay, presentation (40%) • control work – written and oral form (60%)
Recommended books: 1. Mysak Y. S. etc. Fuel devices for burning low quality fuels. – Lviv: NU "LP", 2002. 2. Gavrylov Ye. I. Fuel transportation and ash removal at Thermal Power Plants. – M .: Energoatomizdat, 1987. 3. Ryzhkin V.Ya. Thermal Power Plants. – M .: Energy, 1974. 4. Thermal and Nuclear Power Plants. Reference (Edited by V. A. Grigoriev and V. M. Zorin), Book 3. – M .: Energoatomizdat, 1989.