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Chemical reactions are energy driven. When a reaction occurs, the reactants are seeking a lower energy state. Most reactions give off heat (exothermic reactions) although a few will absorb heat (endothermic) during the process. As we learned with the example of the hydrogenoxygen reaction discussed earlier, sometimes an activation energy must be supplied to break existing bonds so that the desired (or undesired as in the case of the Hindenburg) reaction may proceed. These are acid-base reactions, addition and elimination reactions, substitution reactions, and oxidation-reduction reactions.
Copper is a very important transition metal because of its good electrical conductivity, excellent heat transfer capabilities, and relative stability to corrosion. Copper alloys have been a prime material of construction for heat exchangers. Other transition metals that are often used as alloys for steam plant materials include nickel and a fifth-row-transition metal, molybdenum. Somewhat recently, titanium has become rather popular as a material of construction for heat exchanger tubes. Another important element in the fourth row is bromine.
A general understanding of reaction mechanisms serves as a building block for understanding chemistry in steam generating systems. Chemical reactions are energy driven. When a reaction occurs, the reactants are seeking a lower energy state. Most reactions give off heat (exothermic reactions) although a few will absorb heat (endothermic) during the process. As we learned with the example of the hydrogenoxygen reaction discussed earlier, sometimes an activation energy must be supplied to break existing bonds so that the desired (or undesired as in the case of the Hindenburg) reaction may proceed.