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Energy and exergy analysis of biogas fired regenerative gas turbine cycle with CO2 recirculation for oxy-fuel combustion power generation


  • Mohammadpour, Mohammadreza
  • Houshfar, Ehsan
  • Ashjaee, Mehdi
  • Mohammadpour, Amirreza


In this paper, thermodynamic performance of oxy-biogas regenerative gas turbine cycle with CO2 recirculation is evaluated. The CO2 stream is split into the primary and dilution zones. In the primary zone, chemical-equilibrium-model is applied for exergy analysis. Influences of relevant parameters—CO2-to-O2 molar ratio (CtO) in the primary zone and primary diluent ratio (PDR)—on the temperature of combustion chamber (CC) and turbine, net produced power, thermal efficiency, specific fuel consumption (SFC) and CO2 capturing mass flow rate are studied. Decreasing CtO and raising PDR result in high net produced power. Thermal efficiency has a maximum value in the range of CtO (1.5

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  • Mohammadpour, Mohammadreza & Houshfar, Ehsan & Ashjaee, Mehdi & Mohammadpour, Amirreza, 2021. "Energy and exergy analysis of biogas fired regenerative gas turbine cycle with CO2 recirculation for oxy-fuel combustion power generation," Energy, Elsevier, vol. 220(C).
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:energy:v:220:y:2021:i:c:s0360544220327948
    DOI: 10.1016/

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