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Question - An industrial application has the following steam requirement: one 10-kg/s stream at a pressure of 0.5
MPa and one 5-kg/s stream at 1.4 MPa (both saturated and slightly superheated vapor). It is obtained
by cogeneration, whereby a high pressure boiler supplies steam at 10 MPa, 500?C to a turbine. The
required amount is withdrawn at 1.4 MPa, and the remainder is expanded in the low-pressure end of
the turbine to 0.5 MPa providing the second required steam flow. Assuming both turbine sections
have an isentropic efficiency of 85%, determine the following.
a. The power output of the turbine and the heat transfer rate in the boiler.
b. Compute the rates needed were the steam generated in a low-pressure boiler without
cogeneration. Assume ...Read More

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