Preparing an Existing Diesel Power Plant for a Wind Hybrid Retrofit

There are many reasons why diesel power systems are so widespread. Diesel generators are by far the lowest capital cost electric generation technology in the sub-MW size range. They are a well-established and well-understood technology and there is a Continue reading

Implementation of a Stirling Engine Generation System for Residential Use in Rural Areas of Beni Department of Bolivia

This thesis summarizes a degree project in Sustainable Energy Engineering, carried out by two students at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, in the year of 2014. As the extension of the power grid in Continue reading

Microscale Investigation of Thermo-Fluid Transport in the Transition FIL, Region of an Evaporating Capillary Meniscus Using a Microgravity Environment

In order to enhance the fundamental understanding of thin film evaporation and thereby improve the critical design concept for two-phase heat transfer devices, microscale heat and mass transport is to be investigated for the transition film region using Continue reading