Environmental Impact of Fossil Fuel Fired Co-Generation Plants Using a Numerically Standardized LCA Scheme

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Anugerah Widiyanto, Seizo Kato, Naoki Maruyama, Yoshimasa Kojima

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Mie University 1515 Kamihama-cho, Tsu, Mie 514-8507, Japan

J. Energy Resour. Technol 125(1), 9-16 (Mar 14, 2003) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1510521 History: Received September 01, 2001; Revised May 01, 2002; Online March 14, 2003
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Generated electricity by plant type in Japan (1998)
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ELM values due to grid electricity in Japan (1998)
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Co-generation system employed here
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Gas Turbine Performance
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Typical ICON display to setup co-generation unit of interest
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Energy demand of 4 hotels and 8 office buildings
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Operating rate of each gas turbine in a summer day
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Operating rate of each gas turbine in a winter day
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Hourly Eco-Load values of each system
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Running cost during optimized operation
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Annual running cost for each system
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Overall energy efficiency



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