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STEAM GENERATION

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Electric Generators

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This 165,000 kw Westinghouse unit in the Richmond Station of the Philadelphia Electric Company is the world's largest single shaft turbine to date.

Giant turbo-electric generators have made steam so efficient that they can successfully compete with water power.

 

Westinghouse PHOTO ID # P-27097


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