TECHNICAL AND ECONOMIC STUDY FOR IMPROVING ELECTRIC POWER GENERATION

  • Dr. Osama Mohammed Elmardi Suleiman Khayal Professor & Head
Keywords: Combined cycle, technical and economic, oad survey, steam turbines, gas turbines

Abstract

This study deals with the shortage of electrical power generation in Port Sudan town in Sudan  in 2005, and tries to suggest a solution to this problem. Information on the existing power plant and the grid in the town was analyzed. in addition, an estimation of the power demand on the current grid and its future expansion for ten years was made. Options through which the generation can be improved were presented. The advantages and limitations of every option were discussed, and a combined  cycle power plant was chosen. Economic analysis has been carried out for the combined cycle power plant, and finally, the study suggested that the appropriate option based on technical and economic aspects was to use a combined  cycle power plant.

Author Biography

Dr. Osama Mohammed Elmardi Suleiman Khayal, Professor & Head

Mechanical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Nile Valley University, Atbara, Sudan

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Published
2019-10-31