Use of a gas turbine in a hybrid power plant integrated with an electrolyser, biomass gasification generator and methanation reactor

  • Anna Skorek-Osikowska Politechnika Śląska w Gliwicach, Instytut Maszyn i Urządzeń Energetycznych
  • Łukasz Bartela Politechnika Śląska w Gliwicach, Instytut Maszyn i Urządzeń Energetycznych
  • Janusz Kotowicz Politechnika Śląska w Gliwicach, Instytut Maszyn i Urządzeń Energetycznych
  • Klaudia Dubiel Politechnika Śląska w Gliwicach, Instytut Maszyn i Urządzeń Energetycznych

Abstract

The main objective of this paper is to evaluate the thermodynamic potential of a complex hybrid power plant based on a gas turbine, integrated with an electrolyser powered by: a wind farm, a biomass gasification unit and a methanation reactor. The system serves as an electricity accumulator. The calculation methodology and the basic assumptions for the analysis are presented. The calculations provided the basic thermodynamic parameters of the streams in all the major points of the system. A gas turbine was selected and key thermodynamic indicators of the system operation were determined. The annual products were calculated and the influence of the size of electrolyser on the share of electricity supply from the wind farm was presented.

Author Biography

Anna Skorek-Osikowska, Politechnika Śląska w Gliwicach, Instytut Maszyn i Urządzeń Energetycznych
Politechnika Śląska w Gliwicach, Instytut Maszyn i Urządzeń Energetycznych

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Published
2016-07-07
How to Cite
SKOREK-OSIKOWSKA, Anna et al. Use of a gas turbine in a hybrid power plant integrated with an electrolyser, biomass gasification generator and methanation reactor. Journal of Power Technologies, [S.l.], v. 96, n. 2, p. 73--80, july 2016. ISSN 2083-4195. Available at: <https://papers.itc.pw.edu.pl/index.php/JPT/article/view/869>. Date accessed: 02 aug. 2021.
Section
Energy Conversion and Storage

Keywords

Power to gas; SNG; Gas turbine; Hybrid power plant

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