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esm223_08_Eaker-DiFilippo - EDISON INTERNATIONAL Presented...

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Unformatted text preview: EDISON INTERNATIONAL Presented by Michael N DiFilippo, Consultant Craig Eaker, SCE The Last Water-Cooled Thermoelectric in CA? SCE's New Mountainview Power Plant March 22, 2007 Mountainview Power Plant MVPP Description of MVPP combined cycle plant Cooling water sources for MVPP Use of reclaimed water for power plants MVPP water treatment and recovery system What to expect for power plant water use This presentation..... MVPP Fuel is burned to drive a gas turbine The gas turbine drives a generator Hot exhaust from the gas turbine is sent to a Heat Recovery Steam Generator (HRSG) The steam turbine drives a generator Low pressure steam from the turbine is condensed and sent back to the boiler Thermal efficiency is 6,000 to 7,000 BTU/kwh as compared to less- efficient Rankine Cycle plants (typical boiler-steam turbine) at 10,000 to 12,000 BTU/kwh Combined Cycle Boiler Feedwater Condenser Steam Turbine & Generator Steam HRSG Air Fuel Gas Turbine & Generator Cooling Water Plant Output MVPP Gas Turbine A Gas Turbine B Steam Turbine Total Unit 3 185 MW 170 MW 170 MW 525 MW Unit 4 185 MW 170 MW 170 MW 525 MW Total Plant 1,050 MW MVPP is a 2 x 1 combined cycle power plant..... (Units 1 & 2 are retired) What makes MVPP a unique power plant? Cooling water comprised of........
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This note was uploaded on 08/06/2008 for the course ESM 235 taught by Professor Dunne during the Winter '08 term at UCSB.

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esm223_08_Eaker-DiFilippo - EDISON INTERNATIONAL Presented...

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