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Water Management in Energetics

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Course Unit Code361-0520/06
Number of ECTS Credits Allocated4 ECTS credits
Type of Course Unit *Compulsory
Level of Course Unit *Second Cycle
Year of Study *First Year
Semester when the Course Unit is deliveredWinter Semester
Mode of DeliveryFace-to-face
Language of InstructionCzech
Prerequisites and Co-Requisites There are no prerequisites or co-requisites for this course unit
Name of Lecturer(s)Personal IDName
VYT20Ing. Tomáš Výtisk, Ph.D.
The subject deals with water treatment for energy purposes, its use in electricity production, consumption and necessary accumulation.
Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit
Learn of basic knowledge of water management in power engineering.
Comprehension and practical realization of treatment water technologies for various utilization in energetics.
Course Contents
1. Prologue, legislation, basic abstracts.
2. Basic informations of water, water sources.
3. Basic attributes of water, chemical structure and quality of water.
4. Basic treatment of sewage - basic description.
5. Basic treatment of sewage - sedimentation, filtration.
6. Equipments for mechanical and physical adjustments of water-part I.
7. Equipments for mechanical and physical adjustments of water-part I.
8. Water supplying of plants - losses, potable and operating water.
9. Measuring of water consumption, accumulation.
10. Operating water adjustment for energetics.
11. Cooling water adjustment, balance of cooling towers.
12. Feed water adjustment,ion substitutes.
13. Thermic feed water adjustment.
14. Educational excursion.
Recommended or Required Reading
Required Reading:
BINNIE, CH.; KIMBER, M.: Basic water treatment. London: Thomas Telford, 2009. ISBN 978-0-7277-3608-6.
VÝTISK, T.: Water management of Steam power plants. VSB - TU Ostrava. 2020. Textbook. 105p
KYSELA, L.; TOMČALA, J.: Vodní hospodářství v energetice. Ostrava: VŠB-TU Ostrava. 2000. ISBN 80-7078-752-X.
HÜBNER, P.: Úprava vody v energetice, Praha 2015, ISBN 978-80-7080-873-3.
VÝTISK,T.: Vodní hospodářství parních elektráren. VŠB - TU Ostrava. 2020. Učební opora.105s.
Recommended Reading:
DROSTE, R.: Theory and practice of water and wastewater treatment. USA: John Wiley a Sons, Inc., 1997. ISBN 0-471-12444-3.
HÜBNER, P.: Úprava vody pro průmyslové účely. VŠCHT Praha. 2006. Skriptum.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Lectures, Individual consultations, Tutorials, Other activities
Assesment methods and criteria
Task TitleTask TypeMaximum Number of Points
(Act. for Subtasks)
Minimum Number of Points for Task Passing
Graded creditGraded credit100 51