Power Plant Fundamentals - nHance Technologies, Inc., William T. Sneed & Rhonda Anderson

Power Plant Fundamentals

By nHance Technologies, Inc., William T. Sneed & Rhonda Anderson

  • Release Date: 2013-08-11
  • Genre: Engineering


Power Plant Fundamentals: Plant Auxiliaries, is the third in a fourteen-book series by nHance Technologies. This interactive ebook begins with a background discussion of fluid flow before introducing different types of valves, pumps, fans, compressors, and heat exchangers that are commonly encountered in power plants. Plant Auxiliaries concludes with a brief discussion of precautions related to the operation of power plant auxiliary equipment.

The Power Plant Fundamentals series provides a basic understanding of power plants by presenting an overview of what they do and how they work.  While the Power Plant Fundamentals series primarily focuses on coal fueled power plants, other plant types are introduced and the shared characteristics are applicable to virtually all types of power plants.  Interactive illustrations, various widgets, and section reviews are used throughout the series to provide a memorable, interactive, and user-friendly experience.