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Power plant including an exhaust gas recirculation system for injecting recirculated exhaust gases in the fuel and compressed air of a gas turbine engine

United States Patent

8,720,179
May 13, 2014
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A power plant is provided and includes a gas turbine engine having a combustor in which compressed gas and fuel are mixed and combusted, first and second supply lines respectively coupled to the combustor and respectively configured to supply the compressed gas and the fuel to the combustor and an exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) system to re-circulate exhaust gas produced by the gas turbine engine toward the combustor. The EGR system is coupled to the first and second supply lines and configured to combine first and second portions of the re-circulated exhaust gas with the compressed gas and the fuel at the first and second supply lines, respectively.
Anand; Ashok Kumar (Niskayuna, NY), Nagarjuna Reddy; Thirumala Reddy (Karnataka, IN), Shaffer; Jason Brian (Glenville, NY), York; William David (Greer, SC)
General Electric Company (Schenectady, NY)
13/ 269,356
20130086882
October 7, 2011
FEDERAL RESEARCH STATEMENT This invention was made with Government support under contract number DE-FC26-05NT42643 awarded by the Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in this invention.