Advances in Steam Turbines for Modern Power Plants
  • Author : Tadashi Tanuma
  • Release Date : 01 November 2016
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Genre : Uncategorized
  • Pages : 490
  • ISBN 13 : 0081003145

Advances in Steam Turbines for Modern Power Plants Book Summary

"Advances in Steam Turbines for Modern Power Plants" provides an authoritative review of steam turbine design optimization, analysis and measurement, the development of steam turbine blades, and other critical components, including turbine retrofitting and steam turbines for renewable power plants. As a very large proportion of the world s electricity is currently generated in systems driven by steam turbines, (and will most likely remain the case in the future) with steam turbines operating in fossil-fuel, cogeneration, combined cycle, integrated gasification combined cycle, geothermal, solar thermal, and nuclear plants across the world, this book provides a comprehensive assessment of the research and work that has been completed over the past decades. Presents an in-depth review on steam turbine design optimization, analysis, and measurementWritten by a range of experts in the areaProvides an overview of turbine retrofitting and advanced applications in power generation"

Advances in Steam Turbines for Modern Power Plants

Advances in Steam Turbines for Modern Power Plants

Author : Tadashi Tanuma
Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
Genre : Uncategorized
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"Advances in Steam Turbines for Modern Power Plants" provides an authoritative review of steam turbine design optimization, analysis and measurement, the development of steam turbine blades, and other critical components, including turbine retrofitting and steam turbines for renewable power plants. As a very large proportion of the world s electricity ...

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Publisher : CRC Press
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Presenting the newest approaches to the design and operation of steam turbines, this book also explores modern techniques for refurbishment of aging units. It covers recent engineering breakthroughs and new approaches to transient operating conditions, as well as improved information support for operational personnel. An authoritative guide for power plant ...

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Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Materials for Ultra-Supercritical and Advanced Ultra-Supercritical Power Plants provides researchers in academia and industry with an essential overview of the stronger high-temperature materials required for key process components, such as membrane wall tubes, high-pressure steam piping and headers, superheater tubes, forged rotors, cast components, and bolting and blading for steam ...

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Publisher : Cambridge University Press
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Everything you wanted to know about industrial gas turbines for electric power generation in one source with hard-to-find, hands-on technical information....

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Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
Genre : Science
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Publisher : Linköping University Electronic Press
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One of the largest flows of energy in Swedish municipalities is the fuel-energy flow through the regional combined heat and power (CHP) plant. The customer products from this flow are mainly electricity to the electricity grid and heat to the building sector. There are many ways to describe and examine ...