SIMPLE CYCLE UNITS
Simple cycle power generating plants consist of a gas turbine engine mechanically coupled with electric alternator (to be used in power generation) or with a supercharger (for natural gas compressor station).
The basic power generating plant comprises a gas turbine engine with heat insulating and soundproof enclosure completed with inlet and exhaust ducts, starting system, lube oil, fuel and automatic control systems.
1 – Gas turbine engine
2 – Generator
Simple cycle units under service conditions