The Supercritical Rankine Cycle
Supercritical Rankine Cycle, the operating pressure of the boiler is greater than the critical pressure of the working fluid.
The heat exchanger in which the working fluid absorbs heat from the hot reservoir is not always called a boiler. This heat exchanger, sometimes called a steam generator, produces a superheated vapor.
thermal efficiencyof the cycle increases because QH increases greatly while QC increases very little. The majority of the additional heat input, relative to the
Rankine Cycle, is converted into work. This method can also produce an increase in the quality of the turbine effluent.
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