|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||180/065.3; 180/065.2; 123/DIG.0012|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 80 인용 특허 : 20|
A power generation system and method providing an engine configured to produce hydrogen rich reformate to feed a solid oxide fuel cell includes an engine having an intake and an exhaust; an air supply in fluid communication with the engine intake; a fuel supply in fluid communication with the engine intake; at least one solid oxide fuel cell having an air intake in fluid communication with an air supply, a fuel intake in fluid communication with the engine exhaust, a solid oxide fuel cell effluent and an air effluent. Engines include a free piston gas ge...
1. A method for operating a power generation system, comprising:(a) supplying at least a first portion of fuel and a first portion of air to an engine, wherein said engine is configured to produce a hydrogen rich engine exhaust; (b) reacting said first portion of fuel and said first portion of air in said engine to produce a hydrogen rich engine exhaust; (c) introducing said hydrogen rich engine exhaust to a fuel intake of an SOFC, said SOFC having an air side having an air intake; (d) introducing a second portion of air to said air intake of said SOFC; ...