|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|§371/§102 date||20060323 (20060323)|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 0 인용 특허 : 7|
The invention provides an auxiliary power unit (APU) and process for electricity generation in combination with an internal combustion engine in which the APU includes a solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) having an inlet for fuel, an inlet for air and/or engine exhaust gas, and an outlet for off-gas; and a catalytic partial oxidation reformer (CPOx) having an outlet which is connected to the inlet for fuel of the SOFC and an inlet for reactants, wherein the inlet for reactants is connected to an outlet for engine exhaust gas of the internal combustion engine t...
The invention claimed is: 1. A process for generation of electricity from a hydrocarbonaceous fuel, in an auxiliary power unit for electricity generation in combination with an internal combustion engine having an outlet for engine exhaust gas, said process comprising: introducing both hydrocarbonaceous fuel and engine exhaust gas into an evaporator to form a mixture wherein at least part of the fuel is evaporated; introducing the mixture of fuel and engine exhaust gas into a catalytic partial oxidation reformer to form a synthesis gas; and introducing ...