TECHNICAL PAPERS: Gas Turbines: Cycle Innovations

Exergy Analysis of Combined Cycles Using Latest Generation Gas Turbines

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Bruno Facchini, Daniele Fiaschi, Giampaolo Manfrida

Dipartimento di Energetica ‘Sergio Stecco’, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Via Santa Marta, 3 50139, Firenze, Italy

J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power 122(2), 233-238 (Jan 03, 2000) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.483200 History: Received March 09, 1999; Revised January 03, 2000
Copyright © 2000 by ASME
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Thermodynamic model for a steam-cooled turbine stage
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Distribution of relative exergy destruction—cooled expansion
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Reheat gas turbine cycle
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Exergy destruction in reheat GT cycle
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Effect of reheat pressure on cycle performance
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Schematic of the LM9001 H with closed loop blade cooling
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MS9001 Gas Turbine relative exergy destruction
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Schematic of the heat recovery steam generator (3 pressure levels)
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Exergy balance of the reheat-GT combined cycle reheat gas turbine
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Exergy balance of the H-technology HRSG and steam cycle (data also shown for conventional, air-cooled)



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