O'Reilly logo

23rd European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering by Ilkka Turunen, Andrzej Kraslawski

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Overall Optimization of a Comprehensive Utility System

Mkhokheli Ndlovua and Thokozani Majozia, b,    aDepartment of Chemical Engineering, Univ. Pretoria, Lynwood Road, Pretoria 0002, South Africa, bModelling and Digital Science, CSIR, Meiring Naude Road, Pretoria, 0002, South Africa

Abstract

This contribution follows the earlier work by Ndlovu and Majozi (2012) on the optimization of a comprehensive power plant utility system, a system consisting of a boiler and a cooling tower. Unlike previous research on the power plant utility system which had focused on the boiler and cooling water systems in a discrete manner, the authors presented a holistic method of analysis and treatment of the combined utility system. In this work further details ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required