DSS Energy Efficiency: Steam Turbines & Condensers

DSS Energy Efficiency: Steam Turbines & Condensers is part nine of the DSS Energy Efficiency 16-part training series featuring DSS owner-operator content.

The course covers steam turbines and condensers, their auxiliaries, and their efficient use.

Course objectives include:

  • Exercise proper safety precautions when working with steam turbines and condensers
  • Classify steam turbines
  • Control a turbine's speed
  • Maintain a turbine's oil system
  • Extract steam from a turbine
  • Use condensers and their auxiliaries
  • Evaluate turbine performance
  • Apply specific best practices for energy efficiency to steam turbines and condensers.

Course menu:

Safety Considerations

Classification of Turbines

  • Theory of Steam Turbines
  • Classification of Steam Turbines by Exhaust Pressure
  • A Typical Steam Turbine Driven Generator

Speed Control, Lubrication, and Extraction

  • Speed Control
  • Lubrication
  • Steam Extraction

Condenser and Auxiliaries

Turbine Performance and Mechanical Drive Turbines

  • Turbine Performance
  • Mechanical Drive Turbines

Best Practices

  • Steam Turbines and Condensers Best Practices

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