An Introduction to Power Generating Stations

An Introduction to Power Generating Stations

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This publication provides over 550 pages of technical guidance for professional engineers and construction managers engaged in design and construction of electric power generating stations. Here is what is discussed: 1. AIR QUALITY AND AUXILIARY EQUIPMENT, 2. CONTROL SYSTEMS, 3. DIESEL ELECTRIC GENERATING PLANTS, 4. ELECTRICAL GENERATORS, 5. FUEL HANDLING, 6. COMBUSTION AND BOILER CONTROLS, 7. INSTRUMENTS AND DEVICES, 8. LOAD SHEDDING AND COGENERATION, 9. ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL AND REGULATIONS, 10. STEAM BOILERS AND TURBINES, 11. CONDENSERS AND AUXILIARY EQUIPMENT, 12. STEAM GENERATORS, 13. WATER SUPPLY TESTING. (Note: No nuclear or hydroelectric.)show more

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  • Paperback | 580 pages
  • 215.9 x 279.4 x 33.27mm | 1,619.32g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1514136392
  • 9781514136393

About J Paul Guyer

Paul Guyer is a registered civil engineer, mechanical engineer, fire protection engineer and architect with 35 years of experience designing buildings and related infrastructure. For an additional 9 years he was a principal staff advisor to the California Legislature on capital outlay and infrastructure issues. He is a graduate of Stanford University and has held numerous national, state and local offices with the American Society of Civil Engineers, Architectural Engineering Institute and National Society of Professional Engineers. He is a Fellow of ASCE and more