Hussein Thermal Power Station
 
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Hussein power plant is located in the northern region of Jordan, approximately 30 km northeast of the capital Amman. The plant site is located within the Zarqa Industrial area and is situated 560 m above sea level. Hussein power plant comprises 3 steam turbines rated at 66 MW gross. 

Hussien Power Station
Rated capacity(MW)

198

Fuel used

Heavy fuel oil & diesel oil

Steam condensing & cooling method

Air condenser fans

Components of HTPS Steam units

Boilers

Unit
Rated Capacity (MW el)
Fuel (HFO, LFO, NG)
Installation (Year)
Manufacturer Name
Type Name
Unit 4
66
HFO
1980
Kawasaki
KR-300
Unit 5
66
HFO
1980
Kawasaki
KR-300
Unit 7 66
HFO
1984 Kawasaki
KR-300

Steam Turbines

Unit
 Capacity (MW el)
Installation (Year)
Manufacturer Name
Type Name
Unit 4
66
1980
Fuji
Single Casing Condensing
Unit 5
66
1980
Fuji
Single Casing Condensing
Unit 7 66 1984 Fuji
Single Casing Condensing

Electrical Generators

Unit
Capacity (MVA)
Voltage (kV)
Installation (Year)
Manufacturer Name
Type Name
Unit 4
77.65
13.8
1980
Fuji
FTLR1521/63-2
Unit 5
77.65
13.8
1980
Fuji
FTLR1521/63-2
Unit 7 77.65
13.8
1984 Fuji
FTLR1521/63-2

Generator Transformer

Unit
Capacity (MVA)
Voltage (kV/kV)
Installation (Year)
Manufacturer Name
Type Name
Unit 4
80
13.8/132
1980
Fuji
ONAF
Unit 5
80
13.8/132
1980
Fuji
ONAF
Unit 7 80
13.8/132
1983 Fuji
ONAF
 
 

Accumulated Statistics in (2014)

Unit

Generated energy

Consumed energy

Sent out energy

Fuel Consumption

Running hours

(MWh)

(MWh)

(MWh)

(GJ)

(hr)

Unit 4

327,741

25,851

301,890

4,228,093

246,747

Unit 5

362,568

28,611

333,957

4,677,391

247,101

Unit 7

375,203

28,988

346,215

4,834,226

223,791

Total

1,065,512

83,451

982,061

13,739,711

717,639

Performance Indicators in (2014)

Unit

Availability (%)

Unplanned outage Factor (%)

planned outage Factor (%)

Efficiency (%) Sent out

Heat rate (KJ/kWh)

Sent out

Unit 4

88.89

5.34

5.77

25.70

14,005

Unit 5

95.61

4.39

0.00

25.70

14,006

Unit 7

95.04

1.54

3.42

25.78

13,963

Total

93.16

3.79

3.06

25.73

13,991