DOI: 10.1115/2001-gt-0078
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Abstract: To provide maximum fuel flexibility, Siemens has developed a liquid-fuel supply system for its 3A-Series gas turbines, which in addition to customary distillate can also accommodate special fuels such as naphtha and condensates, and which also enables fuel changeover during gas turbine operation. The high vapor pressure and correspondingly low flash point of naphtha and condensates necessitate a complex fuel system safety concept as well as special flushing procedures when the gas turbine is started up and shu…

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