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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. | Evaluated Learning Experience

Power Plant Heat Transfer (FPE-0204)

Formerly (PG-088)

40 hours (1 week).

Power Generation Services Training Center, 910 East 134th St., Bronx, NY (through December 1992); The Learning Center, 43-82 Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City, NY (beginning January 1993); and other company locations in the New York Metropolitan area.

October 1987 -  Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: discuss where and what type of heat transfer takes place in various power plant components and calculate rate of heat transfer for conduction and convection in power plant components.


Major topics include: heat energy; conduction; convection; radiation; heat transfer equation and its application in the power plant; air heaters; feedwater heaters; and condensers.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category OR in the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 2 semester hours in Thermal Sciences (5/88) (5/93 revalidation) (12/98 revalidation) (1/04 revalidation) (3/16 revalidation) (5/21 revalidation).