IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - The promise of the Kalina cycle: Using an ammonia-water mixture, the Kalina steam cycle may permit thermal-mechanical-electrical energy conversion efficiencies of 45 percent

Author(s): R. K. Jurgen
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 April 1986
Volume: 23
Page(s): 68 - 70
ISSN (Paper): 0018-9235
DOI: 10.1109/MSPEC.1986.6370873
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The principles of the Kalina cycle are described. In theory, the Kalina cycle can help convert approximately 45% of a direct-fired system's heat input to electricity and up to 52% for a... View More

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