0

Mechanical Drive Steam Turbine Efficiency Improvement FREE

[+] Author Affiliations
G. E. Provenzale

Exxon Research and Engineering Co., Florham Park, NJ

Paper No. 82-GT-8, pp. V005T17A001; 4 pages
doi:10.1115/82-GT-8
From:
  • ASME 1982 International Gas Turbine Conference and Exhibit
  • Volume 5: Manufacturing Materials and Metallurgy; Ceramics; Structures and Dynamics; Controls, Diagnostics and Instrumentation; Education; Process Industries; Technology Resources; General
  • London, England, April 18–22, 1982
  • Conference Sponsors: International Gas Turbine Institute
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-7960-3
  • Copyright © 1982 by ASME

abstract

Special purpose steam turbine driver efficiency improvements offer significant energy saving incentives, particularly in today’s environment of soaring energy costs. Efficiency gains of up to ten percentage points are possible over past designs with up-to-date technology and can provide substantial operating cost savings for current energy costs. This paper reviews (1) governing factors for turbine efficiency improvement, (2) currently implemented design modifications, and (3) recommended approach to developing the “next generation” steam turbine technology.

Copyright © 1982 by ASME
This article is only available in the PDF format.

Figures

Tables

Interactive Graphics

Video

Country-Specific Mortality and Growth Failure in Infancy and Yound Children and Association With Material Stature

Use interactive graphics and maps to view and sort country-specific infant and early dhildhood mortality and growth failure data and their association with maternal

NOTE:
Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In