Vegetable Oil based Bio-lubricants and Transformer Fluids: Applications in Power Plants 1st ed. 2018 Edition

Ebook Details


Dhorali Gnanasekaran, Venkata Prasad Chavidi

Year 2017
Pages 155
Publisher Springer
Language en
ISBN 9789811048692
File Size 3.58 MB
File Format PDF
Download Counter 112
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Ebook Description

This book discusses vegetable oil based biolubricants and their applications in the power distribution industry. Vegetable oil based lubricants offer significant advantages over petroleum-based lubricants, including biodegradability, cost-effectiveness, renewability, and lower environmental effects. This book provides a detailed literature survey of modified vegetable oils. It discusses the physical and chemical properties of vegetable oil, and their effects on its applications in tribology. The  book discusses additives and enhancements to make vegetable oils suitable for use as lubricating oils and transformer oils in power plants and power distribution grids. The contents of the book will be useful to researchers and professionals as well as policy makers and standards agencies.