Grupo de Combustibles y Motores (GCM)

Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Industrial de Ciudad RealUCLM

Tecnología Energética

Subject Code56444
Subject NameEnergy Technology
Subject termFirst quarter of 5th year
Hours per week4
Subject typeTroncal (mandatory for obtaining the Engineer degree in Spain)
Credits 6 ECTS credits


ObjectivesKnow data energetic consumption on a worldwide, european and national scale. Use the concept of efficiency on global transformations. Know the main energy sources and their interconnections. Know the main industrial thermic instalations for production of mechanic or electric energy. Know concepts related to instalations and actions focused on saving and energetic planification. Know the main problems derived from the relation between energy and environment.
ContentsIntroduction. Energetic instalations for the mechanic energy production: Internal and external combustion engines. Energetic instalations for the electric energy production: thermic and nuclear power stations. Other types of power stations. Saving and energetic planification: cogeneration systems, energetic storage, exergetic analysis fundamentals. Energy and environment: emissions, legislation, technologies for reducing emissions.
BibliographyBermúdez, V. Et al. “Tecnología Energética”. SPUPV, 2000
Dorf, R. “Energy, Resources, & Policy”. Addison-Wesley Pub. Co. 1979
Babcock & Wilcox “Steam. Its generation and use”.
Sala Lizarraga, J. “Cogeneración”. SPUPV. 1999
Rizhkin, V. “Centrales Termo-eléctricas 1ª y 2ª parte”. MIR, 1979.
ProfessorJuan José Hernández Adrover


Ángel Ramos Diezma

Teaching MethodClassroom teaching and laboratory assignments
Evaluation MethodMid-term and final exams