THERMAL POWER. FUEL AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS OF DEVELOPMENT

image_print

J. of Mech. Eng., 2017, vol. 20, no. 1, pp. 69-77

Journal Journal of Mechanical Engineering
Publisher A. Podgorny Institute for Mechanical Engineering Problems
National Academy of Science of Ukraine
ISSN 0131-2928 (Print), 2411-0779 (Online)
Issue Vol. 20, no. 1, 2017 (March)
Pages 69–77

 

Authors

P. M. Kanilo, A. Podgorny Institute of Mechanical Engineering Problems of NASU (2/10, Pozharsky St., Kharkiv, 61046, Ukraine), e-mail: pmk@ipmach.kharkov.ua

A. L. Shubenko, A. Podgorny Institute of Mechanical Engineering Problems of NASU (2/10, Pozharsky St., Kharkiv, 61046, Ukraine)

 

Abstract

It is noted that in the XXI century thermal power engineering as the fundamental basis of the world economy has been assigned historically important tasks for its further development, taking into account the finite reserves of oil and natural gas, the need for significant resource savings, a wider and more efficient use of alternative energy sources, as well as a significant reduction in environmental pollution by super toxicants. The article substantiates the conclusion that global warming is an anthropogenic-ecological reality associated with a sharp increase in the world’s population, as well as a significant increase in consumption levels and inefficient use of natural resources.

 

Keywords: thermal power engineering, energy carriers, fuel combustion, toxic agents, greenhouse gases, environment, global warming

 

References

  1. Seminozhenko, V. P., Kanilo, P. M., Ostapchuk, V. N., & Rovenskiy, A. I. (2003). Ekologia. Budushchee [Energy. Ecology. The future]. Kharkiv, Prapor Publ., 464 p.
  2. Klimenko, V. V. (2008). Mirovaya energetika i klimat planety v XXI veke v kontekste istoricheskikh tendencii [World power engineering and the planet’s climate in terms of historical trends]. Ros. Khim. Ob-va im. D.I. Mendeleeva – D.I. Mendeleev J. Russ. Chem. Society, vol. LII, no. 6, pp. 11–17.
  3. Kanilo, P. M., Marchenko, A. P., & Parsadanov, V. (2015). Teplovaya energetika, DVS i global’noe poteplenie klimata [Thermal power engineering, ICE and global climate warming]. Dvigateli vnutrennego zgorania – Internal combustion engines, no. 2, pp. 57–68.
  4. Kanilo, P. M. (2013). Toplivno-ekologicheskie problemy i perspektivy [Automotive transport. Fuel and ecological problems and perspectives]. Kharkiv, Kharkiv National Automotive and Road University, 272 p.
  5. Kanilo, P. M. (2015). Global’noe poteplenie klimata. Antropohenno-ekologicheskaya real’nost’ [Global climate warming. Anthropogenic-ecological reality]. Kharkiv, Kharkiv National Automotive and Road University, 312 p.
  6. BP-statistical-review-of-world-energy-2016-full-report [Electronic resource]. Online availability: http://www.bp.com/statisticalreview . 12.08.2016.
  7. Kanilo, P. M., Solovei, V. V., & Kostiuk, V. Ye. (2009). Ugol’no-vodorodnye parogazovye kompleksy s dopolnitel’nym proizvodstvom sinteticheskikh topliv [Coal-and-hydrogen steam-and-gas complexes with additional production of synthetic fuels]. Journal of Mechanical Engineering, vol. 12, no. 4, pp. 64–72.
  8. Morev, S. Yu. (2012). Klimaticheskie problemy XXI veka [Climatic challenges of the 21st century]. Uspekhi sovremennoho yestestvoznania – Advances in Modern Natural Sciences, no. 3. pp. 65–68.
  9. Losev, K. S. (2009). Paradoksy bor’by s global’nym potepleniem [Paradoxes of controlling global warming]. Vestnik RAN – Bulletin of the RAS, vol. 79, no. 1, pp. 36–40.
  10. Matveeva, N. A., Leonov, A. V., & Gracheva, M. P. (2005). Gigiena i ekologia cheloveka [Man’s hygiene and ecology]. Moscow, Akademia Press, 304 p.

 

Received 01 February