3 edition of Materials technology foresight for the UK power generation industry found in the catalog.
|Series||Book -- 622, Book (Institute of Materials (London, England)) -- no. 622|
|Contributions||Institute of Materials (Great Britain). Materials Strategy Commission|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 78 p. :|
|Number of Pages||78|
|LC Control Number||95047578|
Existing power generation technology has a technical thermal system efficiency limit of about 35%. New technologies are available that have efficiencies of up to 50%, but no R&D experience exists in South Africa in this regard, and in many cases, for e.g. heat and power, these technologies are not applicable. Furthermore, there is a great need for cheaper and more robust materials for use in fuel cells, so that this technology can become more competitive in the future. Similarly, increased power generation from solar energy is dependent on more research on solar cells. Today, pure silicon is the most important material in solar panels.
The book is a timely reminder that nature, climate, human society and technology are inextricably linked. Ignoring climate change and the energy transition, as advocated by Bolsonaro and certain other world leaders, cannot change this fact and will ultimately imperil the economies they purport to defend. Information technology is moving the electricity industry toward a greater connection between the customer, the control room, and all points in between. “Information technology that optimized electrical flows on the power grid was almost exclusively used by .
Magnetic materials specifically permanent magnets are critical for the efficient performance of many renewable energy technologies. The increased reliance on renewable energy sources has accelerated research in energy-related technologies the world over. The use of rare-earth (RE) metals in permanent magnets continues to be a source of greater concern owing to the limited Author: Wallace Matizamhuka. Purchase Power Generation Technologies - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN , Book Edition: 1.
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Get this from a library. Materials technology foresight for the UK power generation industry: a report of a working party of the Institute of Materials, April [Institute of Materials (London, England).
Materials Strategy Commission.;]. These broad areas correspond to the current UK Technology Strategy Board materials priorities (Technology Strategy Board, ), and although these may change with time, they provide a broad and convenient structure in which to consider future materials innovation.
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Improvements to the alignment procedures were recommended. The UK is well positioned to draw on its expertise in the digital economy and its ability to innovate and develop new technologies in its efforts to better manage its domestic energy requirements.
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