Modern central station design as exemplified by the new turbo-generator station of the Edison Electric Illuminating Company of Boston

Author(s): I. E. Moultrop
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 1905
Volume: 24
Page(s): 19 - 33
ISSN (Paper): 0097-2444
DOI: 10.1109/PAIEE.1905.6742012



The design of most of the central stations in this country can hardly be said to be ideal; first, on account of the handicaps and limitations imposed by the location and environment of the selected site; secondly, because usually the cost of the land to be built upon renders it imperative that the area covered be made as small as possible.