General exergy balance of a system with variation of environmental conditions and some applications

Gogus Y., Camdali U.

International Conference on Efficiency, Cost Optimisation, Simulation and Environmental Aspects of Energy and Process Systems, TWENTE ENSCHEDE, Netherlands, 5 - 07 July 2000, pp.1117-1129 identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Country: Netherlands
  • Page Numbers: pp.1117-1129


Exergy analysis of a control volume helps to identify sources of losses. However establishing exergy balance necessitates correction terms if environmental conditions change over the time period under consideration. Applications show that the effect of this variation is considerable in some cases.