Question

The thermal efficiency of this cycle is higher than only reheat or regenerative cycle. Fig. 7 shows the flow diagram of reheat regenerative cycle. This cycle is commonly used to produce high pressure steam (90 kg/cm2) to increase the cycle efficiency. Reheat-regenerative cycle Requirements: T-S Diagram Work done on Turbine and pump Qin Qout on Boiler and condenser respectively Efficiency

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