Question:-
During steady flow compression process of a gas with mass flow rate of 2 kg/s, increase in specific enthalpy is 15 kJ/kg and decrease in kinetic energy is 2 kJ/kg. The rate of heat rejection to the environment is 3 kW. The power needed to drive the compressor is
Option (A)
23 kW
Option (B)
26 kW
Option(C)
29 kW
Option(D)
37 kW
Correct Option:
(C)
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