PDF 7 Steam Power Plants - Dalhousie University
Dept. of Mech. Eng'g, Dalhousie Univ. V.I.Ugursal MECH3805, Supp. Notes on Steam Power Plants Pg 5 of 39 For boiler efficiency calculations, six major categories of heat losses are taken into consideration: 1. Heat loss in dry flue gas, 2. Heat loss due to moisture in combustion air, 3.