Pittsburgh Chapter

Western Pennsylvania Chapter

CHP Gas Turbine Selection and BOP - AEE Evening Event

  • 22 Jan 2015
  • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Penn Brewery 800 Vinial Street Pittsburgh, PA 15212


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CHP Gas Turbine Selection and Balance of Plant Controls Integration
Presented by 
Kevin Porter, Thermo Systems
Bernie Pfeifer, Solar Turbine

CHP Overview
What is CHP and why is it beneficial
Main Equipment
Turbine, Reciprocating Engine
Feasibility evaluation
Solar -Turbine Role in CHP
Explain the different types of turbines
Capacity (MW),Type (CTG, STG), Fuels
Turbine Output
Electrical generation
Waste Heat for boiler, steam turbine,
steam chiller
What’s in the box?
Turbine, OIT, PLC
Need for Integration

Balance of Plant System
What is BOP?
Automation considerations
Redundancy, PLC, DCS, SCADA Systems,
Network Architecture
Mechanical/electrical System integration
CEMS, SCR (Ammonia System)
Feedwater, Condensate Systems
Duct Burner
Air conditioning
CTG/STG/Recip Engine
Load Shed, Synchronization to grid
Gas Metering
Industrial Grade Devices
Case studies

Please register no later than January 15th for proper headcount notification to Penn Brewery. However, if you register late, we will fit you in.

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Penn Brewery
800 Vinial Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Dinner will be provided

5:00pm Registration
Members $30.00 - Non Members $40.00 - Students $15.00
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