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Title:
WASTE HEAT RECOVERY SIMPLE CYCLE SYSTEM AND METHOD
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2016/207289
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
The power system comprises a working fluid circuit (2) having a high pressure side (2A) and a low pressure side (2B) and configured to flow a working fluid therethrough. The working fluid circuit (2) further comprises a heater (7) configured to circulate the working fluid in heat exchange relationship with a hot fluid to vaporize the working fluid. The system further comprises serially arranged first expander (9) and second expander (11) fluidly coupled to the working fluid circuit and disposed between the high pressure side and the low pressure side thereof. One of the expanders drives a load (37) and the other expander drives a pump or compressor (33) fluidly coupled to the working fluid circuit (2) between the low pressure side (2B) and the high pressure side (2A) thereof. A cooler (29) is further arranged and configured to remove heat from the working fluid in the low pressure side (2B) of the working fluid circuit (2).

Inventors:
AUCIELLO, Jury (Via Felice Matteucci 2, Florence, 50127, IT)
DEL TURCO, Paolo (Via Felice Matteucci 2, Florence, 50127, IT)
AMIDEI, Simone (Via Felice Matteucci 2, Florence, 50127, IT)
Application Number:
EP2016/064554
Publication Date:
September 08, 2017
Filing Date:
June 23, 2016
Export Citation:
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Assignee:
NUOVO PIGNONE TECNOLOGIE SRL (Via Felice Matteucci 2, Florence, 50127, IT)
International Classes:
F01K23/10; F01K25/10; F04B13/00; F04B15/08; F04B53/06
Foreign References:
US3971211A1976-07-27
US20140102098A12014-04-17
DE102011108970A12013-01-31
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
ILLINGWORTH-LAW, William (GE International Inc, The Ark201 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith London W6 8BJ, W6 8BJ, GB)
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