USING WASTE HEAT BOOSTS DIESEL EFFICIENCY

A number of options currently exist for capturing and using a portion of the heat normally wasted in a heavy truck's exhaust. Among the most promising is the Rankine-cycle expander which can boost efficiency 10-15%.

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    Society of Automotive Engineers

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  USA  15096
  • Authors:
    • LEISING, C J
    • PUROHIT, G P
    • De Grey, S P
    • Finegold, J G
    • Robertson, C S
    • Eckard, S E
  • Publication Date: 1978-8

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  • Pagination: p. 84-94
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  • Accession Number: 00193341
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 13 1979 12:00AM