Mechanical Engineering - Steam Nozzles and Turbines - Discussion

14. 

A regenerative steam cycle renders

[A]. increased work output per unit mass of steam
[B]. decreased work output per unit mass of steam
[C]. increased thermal efficiency
[D]. decreased work output per unit mass of steam as well as increased thermal efficiency

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

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Manoj said: (Nov 29, 2017)  
In regenerative system, bleeding is occurs, so there is pressure drop in turbine n hence turbine work is reduced.

Again regenerative preheat the water before boiler n hence increase the Efficiency.

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