Most combined-cycle power plants employ two combustion turbines with one steam turbine

Most combined-cycle power plants employ two combustion turbines with one steam turbine
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25.04.2022

Natural gas is the most prevalent energy source used for electricity generation in the United States. Of the 491 gigawatts (GW) of natural gas-fired electric-generating capacity in the country, more than half (280 GW) are combined-cycle systems that include both steam turbines and combustion turbines. The predominant configuration for combined-cycle systems involves two combustion turbines and one steam turbine (2x1).

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