List few advantages of high pressure boilers in modern thermal power plant?

Sharad Jaiswal
Sharad Jaiswal

Posted On: Jan 11, 2021


Followings are some advantages of high-pressure boilers in the modern thermal power plant.

  1. This type of boiler does not need a circulation pump.
  2. It is light in weight
  3. As the drum is absent in a high-pressure boiler, the initial cost is low.
  4. It takes very little time to start and can be put in service in 15 minutes.
  5. It does not demand a high heat of vaporization.
  6. A high-pressure boiler does not need much area as they are small in size.
  7. Heat is divided into every part so the danger of overheating is less.
  8. It also works at supercritical pressure.
  9. The plant efficiency in this boiler is also high.

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