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US20110289941 BRAYTON CYCLE REGASIFICATION OF LIQUIEFIED NATURAL GAS  
A power plant including an apparatus for regasification of liquefied natural gas (LNG) is provided. The apparatus includes a compressor configured to pressurize a working fluid and a heat recovery...
US20080178588 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR GENERATION OF POWER USING STIRLING ENGINE PRINCIPLES  
A heat engine enclosing a chamber in a housing has two zones maintained at different temperatures. The first zone receives heat energy from an external power source. The second zone is connected...
US20070163260 Method for converting thermal energy into mechanical work  
The present invention relates to a method for converting thermal energy into mechanical work with the following steps: supply of a hot heat transfer medium to a first working chamber of a first...
US20110016864 ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEM  
A compressed air energy storage (CAES) system encompassing direct heating. The compressed air energy storage system includes a compressor for compressing ambient air, an air storage reservoir, and...
US20170159503 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR THE CROSSFLOW EXCHANGE OF HEAT BETWEEN A FLUID AND HEAT STORAGE PARTICLES  
The present invention relates to a system and a method for exchanging heat between a fluid (F) and heat storage particles (3). The exchange system comprises an exchange zone (2) in which the fluid...
US20120102954 COMPRESSION/EXPANSION PROCESS THAT ALLOWS TEMPERATURE TO VARY INDEPENDENT OF PRESSURE  
Systems and methods are described herein to operate an air compression and/or expansion system in its most efficient regime, at a desired efficiency, and/or achieve a desired pressure ratio...
US20110100010 ADIABATIC COMPRESSED AIR ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEM WITH LIQUID THERMAL ENERGY STORAGE  
An adiabatic compressed air energy storage (ACAES) system includes a compressor system, an air storage unit, and a turbine system. The ACAES system further includes a thermal energy storage (TES)...
US20060059912 Vapor pump power system  
A power plant with at least two pressure vessels containing a hydraulic fluid. A heat exchanging assembly is in heat transferring association with the pressure vessels. The hydraulic conduit is...
US20110000213 METHOD AND SYSTEM INTEGRATING SOLAR HEAT INTO A REGENERATIVE RANKINE STEAM CYCLE  
A method to integrate collected solar thermal energy into the feedwater system of a Rankine cycle power plant is disclosed. This novelty uses a closed loop, single phase fluid system to collect...
US20100199631 POWER PRODUCTION PROCESS WITH GAS TURBINE FROM SOLID FUEL AND WASTE HEAT AND THE EQUIPMENT FOR THE PERFORMING OF THIS PROCESS  
The power production process with a gas turbine where as primary power source solid fossil fuels, alternative fuels and wastes at their combustion with air or oxygen can be utilized. The operating...
US20130147197 Combined Cycle Solar Power Generation  
Combined cycle solar power generation is achieved using a primary cycle based on a solar receiver, such as a volumetric absorber, in which compressed air is heated by concentrated solar radiation,...
US20090308072 Solar Energy Conversion Using Brayton Cycle System  
A modified Brayton Cycle Engine employs solar radiation to heat a metal hydride material in a storage unit. Hydrogen driven from the metal hydride material is recombined with the material at a...
US20070151247 Steam engine with convection boiler  
A STEAM ENGINE WITH CONVECTION BOILER is provided and is formed by an assembly in which there is present a compressor whose product is mixed with fuel, generating a flame that heats the water that...
US20080072597 ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE LIQUID PISTON ENGINE  
A liquid piston engine utilizing an electronically or electrically conductive liquid medium. A method is provided for utilizing the electrically conductive liquid piston engine.
US20160032783 Apparatus and Method for Storing Energy  
In an energy storage and recovery system, working fluid from a first vessel is compressed by power machinery and passes, via a regenerator, into a second vessel, where it is forced to condense,...
US20150377077 ORGANIC RANKINE CYCLE WASTE HEAT RECOVERY SYSTEM  
A Rankine cycle for recovering waste heat from an engine includes a Rankine cycle circuit having a pump, a heat exchanger, an expansion device, a cooling device and a bypass circuit. The bypass...
US20120216537 Solar Receiver  
A solar receiver for a solar thermal power system includes a silicon carbide body having a passage therethrough. A coating on an outer surface of the silicon carbide body may increase absorption...
US20090077970 Electricity generation system based on nitrogen  
The present invention describes an electric energy generation system from liquid Nitrogen and its preferential use in the supply of consumers located in isolated regions of the electrical system...
US20140060048 PROCESS AND APPARATUS FOR GENERATING WORK  
The invention relates to a process and apparatus (10) for generating work, the apparatus (10) comprising at least one circuit for processing a working fluid in a thermodynamic cycle and mounted in...
US20150059342 SYSTEM FOR STORING AND OUTPUTTING THERMAL ENERGY AND METHOD FOR OPERATING SAID SYSTEM  
A system for storing and outputting thermal energy and a method for operating the system are provided. The system operates according to the Brayton cycle, wherein a heat accumulator is charged by...
US20090189040 Angular orientation device for solar panels  
There is provided an angular orientation device (1) for solar panels (2) and the like comprising at least one support structure (3) for the solar panel (2) suitable for supporting the same and for...
US20110159449 Integrated Material Cooler and Heat Recovery Exchanger Apparatus and Process  
A method of cooling a substance heat treated in a material processing plant in which the substance is cooled in a cooling apparatus to a temperature that is about 25% to about 55% of the...
US20070186553 Thermo-driven engine  
A thermo-driven engine includes cylinders and at least one hydraulic motor. Each cylinder contains an air chamber and a hydraulic chamber therein. A piston is disposed between both chambers. The...
US20100263378 INSTALLATION AND METHOD FOR THE CONVERSION OF HEAT INTO MECHANICAL ENERGY  
An installation and method for the conversion of thermal energy into mechanical energy. The installation includes at least two closed containers, a converter for the conversion of flow energy into...
US20120055159 Method and apparatus for converting fluid heat energy to motive force  
An apparatus and a method, for converting fluid heat energy to motive force by the heating and pressurization of air, and for storing and delivering motive force to motive force users, which...
US20080127648 ENERGY-CONVERSION APPARATUS AND PROCESS  
One embodiment of an energy-conversion apparatus includes a first container to contain working fluid under pressure, a first heat-transfer component in the first container, a second container to...
US20090025388 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR GENERATION OF POWER USING STIRLING ENGINE PRINCIPLES  
A heat engine enclosing a chamber in housing has two zones maintained at different temperatures. The first zone receives heat energy from an external power source. The second zone is connected to...
US20060230762 Control of a gas turbine with hot-air reactor  
A method for producing, on an SiC substrate, SiC homoepitaxial layers of the same polytype as the substrate. The layers are grown on a surface of the SiC substrate, wherein the surface is inclined...
US20070193271 Methods of generating exergy  
The invention relates to a process for transforming energy into exergy by supplying heat to a vaporous working substance subjected to an expansion and compression cycle and by obtaining the exergy...

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