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Title:
Applying the Power Plant Library ClaRa for Control Optimisation
Author:
Friedrich Gottelt: XRG Simulation GmbH, Germany Timm Hoppe: XRG Simulation GmbH, Germany Lasse Nielsen: TLK Thermo GmbH, Germany
DOI:
10.3384/ecp17132867
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Year:
2017
Conference:
Proceedings of the 12th International Modelica Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, May 15-17, 2017
Issue:
132
Article no.:
095
Pages:
867-877
No. of pages:
11
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2017-07-04
ISBN:
978-91-7685-575-1
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press, Linköpings universitet


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This paper presents the current state of the open-source Modelica library \ClaRa which enables the user to solve complex power plant simulation tasks. The library can be used to help control experts to develop and test controllers without disturbing the daily operation of the applying power plant. This reduces projects risks and costs significantly. As a use case the analysis and optimisation of a Benson boiler power control is presented. The presented solution reduces the impact of soot blowing on the power output by 57~\%.

Keywords: Power plant, Clausius-Rankine cycle, opensource library, control optimisation, soot blowing, simulation

Proceedings of the 12th International Modelica Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, May 15-17, 2017

Author:
Friedrich Gottelt, Timm Hoppe, Lasse Nielsen
Title:
Applying the Power Plant Library ClaRa for Control Optimisation
DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.3384/ecp17132867
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Proceedings of the 12th International Modelica Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, May 15-17, 2017

Author:
Friedrich Gottelt, Timm Hoppe, Lasse Nielsen
Title:
Applying the Power Plant Library ClaRa for Control Optimisation
DOI:
https://doi.org10.3384/ecp17132867
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  • Thomas Marx-Schubac & Gerhard Schmitz (2019). Modeling and simulation of the start-up process of coal fired power plants with post-combustion CO2 capture. International Journal of Greenhouse Gas Control, 87: 44. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijggc.2019.05.003


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