Line diagram of thermal power plant. A nuclear reactor or nuclear power plant consists of nuclear reactor fuel control rods moderators pressure vessels coolant and containment. Thermal systems capture the suns heat energy infra red radiation in some form of solar collector and use it to mostly to provide hot water or for space heating but the heat can also used to generate electricity by heating the working fluid in heat engine which in. Theory of thermal power station. It has been replaced by a slightly shorter and wider chimney for the electrostatic precipitator and.
A thermal power station is a power station in which heat energy is converted to electric powerin most of the places in the world the turbine is steam drivenwater is heated turns into steam and spins a steam turbine which drives an electrical generatorafter it passes through the turbine the steam is condensed in a condenser and recycled to where it was heated. Solar energy can be captured in two forms either as heat or as electrical energy. This entry was posted on october 4 2009 at 1214 pm and is filed under thermal power plantfollow any responses to this post through rssyou can leave a response or trackback from your own site. This is known as a rankine cycle.
Owners engineer services for 2 x 660 mw coal fired super critical power plant tpcil at krishnapattinam andhra pradesh india.