Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics 8th Edition

Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 1118412931
ISBN 13: 978-1-11841-293-0

Chapter 8 - Checking Understanding: 41



Work Step by Step

The Heat added to the cycle is partly used for doing work and partly is lost again tot he surroundings. Hence, Qin = Qout + Wcycle. or Qout = Qin - Wcycle Qout = 10 MW - 2MW = 8MW and not as given which is 12 MW.
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