BAKU, Azerbaijan, Mar. 10
By Klavdiya Romakayeva - Trend:
The third stage of the modernization of the power units of the Syrdarya Thermal power plant (TPP) in Uzbekistan has started, Trend reports with reference to the press service of Thermal Power Plants JSC.
In accordance with the order of the president of Uzbekistan on measures for the phased modernization of power units at the Syrdarya TPP, the Russian company Power Machines OJSC will modernize the ninth and tenth power units at the Syrdarya TPP this year.
It is reported that the modernization of the power units will increase the efficiency of power units, the capacity of each of them will be increased to 325 MW, the equivalent fuel per 1 kW / h will be reduced by 40 grams, and up to 180 million cubic meters of natural gas will be saved per year.
Earlier it was reported that the fifth and sixth power units of the Syrdarya Thermal power plant (TPP) have been successfully connected to Uzbekistan’s energy system and put into operation, while the first stage was implemented in 2019, when third and fourth power units were put into operation, both equipped with Power Machines equipment.
The head of the working group of Power Machines OJSC for the modernization of generators said that the modernization of the next two power units will be fully completed in November this year and the power units will be fully commissioned.
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