Steam power plant engineering.

by George Frederick Gebhardt

Publisher: Wiley in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 1036 Downloads: 616
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The Physical Object
Paginationv, 1036 p. illus., table, diag.
Number of Pages1036
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Open LibraryOL15108134M

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Abstract The effi cient utilization of fossil energy in power generation together with low pollution in conventional thermal power. Steam power plants are primarily designed to change chemical energy into electric energy.

Due to the second law of thermodynamics, this conversion is limited. During the conversion process, heat is generated that has to be transferred to the environment. The basic thermodynamic cycle of a steam power plant is the Rankine cycle, in which the.

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"Chapter 1 – Fundamentals Law of conservation of Energy, Temperature, Pressure, Heat, Work, Power, Laws of Thermodynamics, Carnot cycle, Rankine cycle, Rankine cycle with reheat and regeneration, Effect of design parameters on Rankine cycle.

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This book focuses on engineering fundamentals of water use for cooling needs of thermoelectric, or steam cycle, power plants, along with environmental and economic contexts. Water has historically been abundant and cheap; however, the ever-growing human demands for fresh surface water and groundwater are potentially putting ecosystems at risk.

Steam Power Plant Engineering by George Frederick Gebhardt. Author George Frederick Gebhardt. Title Steam Power Plant Engineering. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public.

The definitive guide for steam power plant systems and operation—fully updated For more than 75 years, this book has been a trusted source of information on steam power plants, including the design, operation, and maintenance of major Size: KB. a plant designed to convert the heat from the combustion of a fuel into mechanical energy by means of steam.

Mechanical energy is generally not the end product of a steam power plant but is transformed by electric generators into electric power, which is then transmitted to consumers; this type of steam power plant is called a steam electric power plant.