• 3 minutes Nucelar Deal Is Dead? Iran Distances Itself Further From ND, Alarming Russia And France
  • 5 minutes Don Jr. Tweets name Ukraine Whistleblower, Eric Ciaramella. Worked for CIA during Obama Administration, Hold over to Trump National Security Counsel under Gen McCallister, more . . . .
  • 9 minutes Shale pioneer Chesepeak will file bankruptcy soon. FINALLY ! The consolidation begins
  • 12 minutes China's Blueprint For Global Power
  • 2 hours Who writes this stuff? "Crude Prices Swing Between Gains, Losses"
  • 2 hours Pioneer's Sheffield in Doghouse. Oil upset his bragging about Shale hurt prices. Now on campaign to lower expectations, prop up price.
  • 10 hours Climate Change Consensus Shifts in Wind, But Gas Is Still the Right Move
  • 11 hours World oil demand will keep growing until 2030, climate-damaging emissions longer, says IEA
  • 7 mins EU has already lost the Trump vs. EU Trade War
  • 5 hours Iran Finds New Oil Field With Over 50 Billion Barrels: Rouhani
  • 3 hours Atty General Barr likely subpeona so called whistleblower and "leaker" Eric Ciaramella
  • 2 hours Joe Biden, his son Hunter Biden, Ukraine Oil & Gas exploration company Burisma, and 2020 U.S. election shenanigans
  • 2 hours Trump On Farage's Radio Show ...
  • 1 hour Does .001 of Atmosphere Control Earth's Climate?!
  • 6 hours Iran's Master Plan?
  • 8 mins China's Renewables Boom Hits the Wall
  • 5 hours Saudi Aramco IPO Will Not Save Kingdom

Breaking News:

Oil Rebounds On Surprise Crude Draw

Norway’s Oil Boom Is Back

Norway’s Oil Boom Is Back

Drillers on the Norwegian Continental…

Japanese Team to Visit India’s Upgraded Coal Fired Plant

A team from Japan will shortly visit Andhra Pradesh’s Dr. Narla Tatarao Thermal Power Station in Ibrahimpatnam to study the possibility of augmenting the capacity of the plant’s 210-megawatt thermal units. The study will initially cover the plant’s oldest power unit, commissioned 31 years ago. The Dr. Narla Tata Rao Thermal Power Plant is also known Vijayawada Thermal Power Plant and is owned and operated by Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation Ltd.
 
Dr. Narla Tatarao Thermal Power Station Chief Engineer G. Kishore Babu said that he was optimistic that his engineering teams would be able to upgrade unit-1 by an additional 20 megawatts, Chennai’s The Hindu newspaper reported.

The study is being undertaken as part of unit-1’s Renewal and Maintenance (R&M) activity. If the upgrade is successful, then the Dr. Narla Tatarao Thermal Power Station engineers intend to use similar measures to upgrade power output for all the station’s coal-fired units more than 15 years old.
 
The Dr. Narla Tatarao Thermal Power Station’s six units currently have an installed generation capacity of 210 megawatts. A seventh unit was commissioned in January 2010 but has yet to come online.

By. Joao Peixe, Deputy Editor OilPrice.com



Join the discussion | Back to homepage

Leave a comment

Leave a comment

Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News
Download on the App Store Get it on Google Play