Outdoor VS indoor steam electric stations

Author(s): L. K. Del'Homme
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 February 1957
Volume: 76
Page(s): 141
ISSN (Paper): 0095-9197
DOI: 10.1109/EE.1957.6442978



THE CONTROVERSY over the relative merits of outdoor and indoor generating stations will probably persist for a long time, but for the Houston (Tex.) Lighting & Power Company the question has been resolved definitely in favor of outdoor plants. This decision is based on its own experience in pioneering the development of the outdoor design in the Texas Gulf Coast area.