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: 50



Work Step by Step

Heat rejected from the topping cycle provides the heat input for the bottoming cycle. In a binary cycle, two ideal Rankine cycles are combined using an interconnecting heat exchanger that serves as the condenser for the higher-temperature cycle (topping cycle) and boiler for the lower-temperature cycle (bottoming cycle).
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