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RESEARCH PAPERS: Gas Turbines: Electric Utilities

New 200 MW Class 501G Combustion Turbine

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L. Southall, G. McQuiggan

Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Power Generation Business Unit, Orlando, FL 32826-2399

J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power 118(3), 572-577 (Jul 01, 1996) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2816686 History: Received March 02, 1995; Online November 19, 2007

Abstract

The 501G 60-Hz combustion turbine has been developed jointly by Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., and FiatAvio. It continues a long line of large heavy-duty single-shaft combustion turbines by combining the proven efficient and reliable concepts of the 501F with the latest advances in aero technology via the Westinghouse Alliance with Rolls-Royce. The output of the 501G is over 230 MW with a combined cycle net efficiency of 58 percent. This makes the 501G the largest 60-Hz combustion turbine in the world and also the most efficient.

Copyright © 1996 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Topics: Combustion , Turbines , Cycles
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