UNIT 61: ENGINEERING THERMODYNAMICS
2013-11-3 · The power required to pump the water is much less than that required to compress the vapour (if it was possible). The power input to the feed pump is very small compared to the power output of the turbine and you can often neglect it altogether. In this case we assume h1=h4. If you are not ignoring the power input, then you need to find h1.