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Reference Number EP/I027904/1
Title LH Cogen: Low grade heat driven adsorption-linear-expander cycle for cogeneration of power and refrigeration
Status Completed
Energy Categories Renewable Energy Sources(Solar Energy, Solar heating and cooling (including daylighting)) 45%;
Other Power and Storage Technologies(Electric power conversion) 10%;
Energy Efficiency(Industry) 45%;
Research Types Basic and strategic applied research 100%
Science and Technology Fields PHYSICAL SCIENCES AND MATHEMATICS (Physics) 50%;
ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY (General Engineering and Mineral & Mining Engineering) 50%;
UKERC Cross Cutting Characterisation Not Cross-cutting 100%
Principal Investigator Mr Y Wang
No email address given
Sir Joseph Swan Institute
Newcastle University
Award Type Standard
Funding Source EPSRC
Start Date 03 December 2011
End Date 05 February 2014
Duration 26 months
Total Grant Value £102,988
Industrial Sectors Energy
Region North East
Programme Energy : Engineering
Investigators Principal Investigator Mr Y Wang , Sir Joseph Swan Institute, Newcastle University (100.000%)
  Industrial Collaborator Project Contact , CORE (Community Renewable Energy) (0.000%)
Project Contact , Wylam Brewery Ltd (0.000%)
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Abstract The proposed system operates on a novel adsorption-linear-expander cycle, using low grate heat from process industry or from solar heat collection system, for cogeneration of power and refrigeration, with high efficiency, low energy consumption and 'zero' carbon emissions
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