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Geothermal Power Plants, 4th Edition by Ronald DiPippo

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Part 2. Geothermal Power Generating Systems

• Single-Flash Steam Power Plants

• Double- and Triple-Flash Steam Power Plants

• Dry-Steam Power Plants

• Binary Cycle Power Plants

• Advanced Geothermal Energy Conversion Systems

• Exergy Analysis Applied to Geothermal Power Systems

The First Law of thermodynamics says you can’t get something for nothing; the Second Law says you can’t even break even.

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The second part of the book covers the energy conversion systems that take the geothermal fluids from the production wells, process them for use, produce electricity in a power plant, and finally dispose of the fluids in an effective and environmentally benign manner. We present the thermodynamic principles governing the design and ...

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