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Unformatted text preview: + (9.81 m/s2)(90 m) = 887.4 m2/s2 or J/kg = 0.887 kJ/kg
mass flow rate = (500 m3/s)(1000 kg/m3) = 500,000 kg/s
Power generation potential = (0.887 kJ/kg)(500,000 kg/s) = 443,700 kJ/s
generation potential (0
ENGR 301 = 443.7 MW ENGR 301 Work is energy transfer across boundaries of a closed system that is not heat. Work and heat are energy transfer mechanisms between a system and
surroundings across real boundaries. Power = work/time J/s or W, ft lbf/s, hP ENGR 301 ENGR 301 Electric work We = V N Shaft work Wsh = 2 π n T
V2 Work for moving a boundary ∫ P dV V1 Work in raising a body Work...
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This note was uploaded on 11/25/2009 for the course ENGR thermo taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '09 term at University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
- Spring '09