The Curtis 1500-kilowatt steam turbine will be taken first and treated "from the ground up."
About fifteen years ago I was led by circumstances to investigate the subject of improving the steam turbine.
The steam turbine of Curtis or Parsons is today the prevailing engine.
It is like using steam over and over again in a steam turbine until there is no more energy left in it.
A steam turbine can easily be designed to take care of 100 per cent.
A steam turbine wheel near the base turns a vertical shaft bearing at its upper end a pan which rotates within the outer case.
It drilled a small, neat hole through the casing of the steam turbine, and volitized upon striking the blades.
Engineers are attempting to evolve a light type of steam turbine that will overcome this drawback.
There was a steam turbine at one end, and a huge boiler at the other.
The steam turbine is very much more efficient than its forerunner, the steam engine.