Monthly Archive:: November 2017

Innovative approach of collecting and disposing coarse fly ash:

By H Ramakrishna Conventionally in most of the thermal power plants, ash from the Economiser (ECO) and Air Preheater (APH) hoppers will be evacuated in slurry form and mixed with the Bottom Ash (BA) which is also extracted in slurry form for further disposal. The ECO and APH ash will not be mixed with Fly […]

Steam Audit: A case study

By Bharat Yadav Energy cost is one of the significant contributors of production cost for most of the Industries. Hence, reduction in energy consumption electrical, thermal or in any other form always helps in business sustenance and growth. Moreover, as most of the energy is derived from fossil fuels, any reduction in energy consumption would also […]

Enter the future: Robotic gallery, Science city, Ahmedabad

Akshay Aggarwal The prestigious Robotic gallery is an iconic project, first ever of its kind in India. A world class facility to educate the people in the field of robotics and provide the young brains a platform to showcase their innovations. Built by the Gujarat Council of Science City, Department of Science and Technology, the […]

Dynamic Study of Integrated Steam Systems in a Large Process Plant

Dynamic Study of Integrated Steam Systems in a Large Process Plant By R Somasundaram Combined heat and power plant which is generally referred as cogeneration-plant produce both power and steam is installed to meet process plant requirements. Any change of   demand in either power or steam would affect the other. In progressive process plants interconnection […]

Drive Selection For Boiler Feed Pumps

by Sarath Chandra Allu Coal fired utility power generation plants are primarily designed as base load units in India. In order to meet the load demand of future industrial growth large capacity power plants with super / ultrasuper critical technology are envisaged which offers higher efficiencies with lower emissions. In a power plant, Boiler Feed […]