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Steam Plant Operation 10th Edition

Steam Plant Operation 10th Edition

$100.00

For more than 80 yearsm, Steam Plant Operation has been an unmatched source of information on steam power plants, including design, operation, and maintenance. The Tenth Edition emphasizes the importance of devising a comprehensive energy plan utilizing all economical sources of energy, including fossil fuels, nuclear power, and renewable energy sources. This trusted classic discusses the important role that steam plays in our power production and identifies the associated risks an potential problems of other energy sources. you will find concise explanation of key concepts., from fundamentals through designa nd operation. For energy students, Steam Plant Operation provides a solid introduction to steam power plant technology. 

This practical guide includes common power plant calculations, such as plant heat rate, boiler efficiency, pump performance, and combustion processes, and explains the systems necessary to control plant emissions. Numerous illustrations and clear presentation of the material will prove invaluable for those preparing for an operator's license exam. Examples throughout show real-world application of the topics discussed.