Fundamentals of Engineering Thermodynamics 8th Edition

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

Chapter 8 - Checking Understanding - Page 489: 48



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The critical pressure of water is 22.1 MPa $\frac{3203.6 lbf}{in.2}$. In this case we have 19 MPa which is less than the critical pressure of water and hence the power plant cannot be classified as supercritical.
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