EE 6th sem Electric Power Generation Syllabus EE 602 Electric Power Generation Electrical Engineering Syllabus
Branch: Electrical Engineering-VI Semester
Course: EE602 Electric Power Generation
a) MHD generation
b) Solar generation
c) Wind power station
d) Geothermal power generation.
Unit II Thermal, nuclear and gas power station:
Block diagram of thermal power station, selection of site. Different types of auxilaries used in thermal power station. Nuclear Power Station: Different types of reactors and fuels, safety methods, waste disposal..
Unit III Gas Power Station: Block diagram, gas cycles, combined cycle power plants. Comparison between these power stations
Hydro Power Station: Choice of site, block diagram including surge tank and penstock, Hydrographs, flow duration curve. Types of turbines, base load and peak load power station.
Unit IV Economic aspects of power plant operations:
Definitions load factor, demand factor and Diversity factor. Calculation of cost of generation, fixed charges, interest and depreciations, Methods of Depreciation. Tariffs: Different types of tariffs, power factor improvement.
Economic operation of power system, criteria of loading of power plants with and without transmission loss, load dispatching in power system, co-generation and coordination of power plants.
EE 602 Electric Power Generation Reference:
1.G.R.Nagpal,Power Plant Engineering, Khanna Publisher
2.M.V.Deshpandey,Modern Design of Power Station.