AUXILIARY POWER FROM DIESEL MAIN MACHINERY AND INDEPENDENTLY DRIVEN GENERATORS

The article reviews the merits of alternative systems, and comments on available machines with the high cost and low quality of fuel in mind. Shaft-driven generators, gearbox-driven generators and main engine-driven generators are considered. Turbo-generators with waste heat recovery are discussed and other fuel saving expedients are briefly dealt with. Guidelines for a design study are discussed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Whitehall Technical Press Limited

    29 Palace Street, Westminster
    London SW1,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Norris, A
  • Publication Date: 1980

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  • Accession Number: 00329750
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Ship Research Institute of Norway
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 12 1981 12:00AM