A steam turbine inlet is at 1200 kPa, 400 C. The exit is at 200 kPa. What is the lowest possible...

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A steam turbine inlet is at 1200 kPa, 400C. The exit is at 200 kPa. What is the lowest possible exit temperature? Which efficiency does that correspond to?

Turbine:

The turbine is mechanical equipment which is used to produce the power for doing work, now the work is to rotate the rotor of generator which then produces the electricity. The turbine is of many types such as steam turbines, hydro turbines, gas turbines, etc.

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STEP 1:

The given data are:

{eq}P_{1} = 1200 \enspace kpa {/eq}

{eq}T_{1} = 400^{\circ}c {/eq}

{eq}P_{2} = 200 \enspace kpa {/eq}


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