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Energy management system for a rotary machine and method therefor

United States Patent

November 9, 2004
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In energy management system is provided for a power generating device having a working fluid intake in which the energy management system comprises an electrical dissipation device coupled to the power generating device and a dissipation device cooling system configured to direct a portion of a working fluid to the electrical dissipation device so as to provide thermal control to the electrical dissipation device.
Bowman; Michael John (Niskayuna, NY), Sinha; Gautam (NMN), (Clifton Park, NY), Sheldon; Karl Edward (Clifton Park, NY)
General Electric Company (Niskayuna, NY)
10/ 064,134
June 13, 2002
FEDERAL RESEARCH STATEMENT The U.S. Government may have certain rights in this invention pursuant to contract number DEFC0200CH11063 awarded by the Department of Energy (DOE).