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ChemE 3130 – Fall 2009 1. A hydroelectric power station takes water from a dam to operate a turbine. The water level in the reservoir is ~200 ft above the turbine, and the water leaves the turbine through a 3 ft-diameter horizontal pipe, where the average velocity is 36 ft/s. How much power is generated by the station?
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Unformatted text preview: Here are some useful constants: g = acceleration of gravity = 32.2 ft/s 2 ; g c = 32.2 lb m-ft/lb f-s 2 , = density of water = 62.4 lb m /ft 3 1 hp = 1 horsepower = 550 ft-lb f /s. 2. Korestky 2.16 3. Korestky 2.29 4. Korestky 2.32 5. Korestky 2.33...
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