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Exhibit 7-6

Schematic of a Coal-Fired Steam Turbine

Exhibit 7-6 is a schematic of a coal-fired steam turbine.

Coal is burned, heating water into steam, which powers a turbine. The turbine connects to a generator which creates electricity.

The steam goes into a condenser, which turns it back into water.

For more information on this exhibit, please contact the Comptroller’s Data Services Division at 512-463-4900 or at P.O. Box 13528, Austin, Texas 78711-3528.

Source: TXU Corporation.

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