Heat Rate Optimization

Online Courses for the Power & Utilities Industry

For A full list of our online Heat Rate Optimization courses, please select your desired category below to visit our course catalog:
Power Generation Power Transmission Power Distribution NERC CE
For Course Information, discounts and support, feel free to call us at 1.877.251.4387 or fill out our Contact Form.

Online Courses for Heat Rate Optimization

7801 Fundamentals of Plant Efficiency I

The objective of this videotape is to present the basic power plant cycle and the energy conversions that take place throughout the cycle. The effect that various parameters have on the cycle efficiency are also discussed.

Duration: 4.0 Hour(s) • Cost: $85.00 • Learn More →

7802 Fundamentals of Plant Efficiency II

The objective of this videotape is to present the basic power plant cycle and discuss the energy conversions that take place throughout the cycle. The cycle and various efficiency considerations will be shown on two types of heat energy diagrams ? the Mollier diagram and the Temperature – Entropy diagram.

Duration: 4.0 Hour(s) • Cost: $85.00 • Learn More →

7803 Factors Affecting Boiler Efficiency

The objective of this videotape is to present the factors affecting boiler efficiency so as to increase the operator’s awareness and effectiveness. The corrective operator actions are dealt with in the videotape HRO-4.

Duration: 2.0 Hour(s) • Cost: $65.00 • Learn More →

7804 Operator Controllable Losses: Boiler

The objective of this module is to discuss how the operator can manipulate the factors affecting boiler efficiency (as discussed in the previous module) in order to achieve the most efficient boiler operation.

Duration: 2.0 Hour(s) • Cost: $65.00 • Learn More →

7805 Factors Affecting Turbine Efficiency

The objective of this module is to present the factors affecting turbine cycle efficiency to increase operators’ awareness of these matters and improve their effectiveness in controlling heat rate.

Duration: 2.0 Hour(s) • Cost: $65.00 • Learn More →

7806 Operator Controllable Losses: Turbine Cycle

The objective of this module is to present the actions an operator can take to correct efficiency problems related to the turbine cycle.

Duration: 2.0 Hour(s) • Cost: $65.00 • Learn More →

7807 Balance of Plant Operation

The objective of this module is to present the factors affecting turbine cycle efficiency to increase the operator’s awareness and effectiveness in controlling heat rate.

Duration: 2.0 Hour(s) • Cost: $65.00 • Learn More →

7808 Power Plant Control

The objective of this module is to present and discuss the factors involved in power plant control, including:

  1. Adjustment of active power and reactive power output.
  2. Adjustment of the primer mover and auxiliary systems to meet the power output requirement.
  3. Types of plant automatic control systems.

Duration: 4.0 Hour(s) • Cost: $85.00 • Learn More →

For A full list of our online Heat Rate Optimization courses, please select your desired category below to visit our course catalog:
Power Generation Power Transmission Power Distribution NERC CE
For Course Information, discounts and support, feel free to call us at 1.877.251.4387 or fill out our Contact Form.
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