Risha Gas Power Station

Risha power plant is located in the eastern region of Jordan, approximately 350 km from Amman. Risha power plant comprises 5 simple cycle generating units, each nominally rated at 30 MW gross. The power station began producing electric energy by burning natural gas since 1989.



Rated capacity (MW) 60
Fuel used Natural gas & Diesel oil
Cooling method Dry cooling fans


Components of Risha Power Plant

GAS TURBINES

Unit Rated Capacity (MW el) Fuel (HFO, LFO, NG) Installation (Year) Manufacturer Name Type Name
GT 4 30 NG+LFO 1994 GEC Alsthom PG6541 B
GT 5 30 NG+LFO 2005 GE PG6581 B


ELECTRICAL GENERATORS

Unit Capacity (MVA) Voltage (kV) Installation (Year) Manufacturer Name Type Name
GT 4 37.87 11 1994 Alsthom T190-240
GT 5 45 11 2005 Elin 6A6


GENERATOR TRANSFORMER

Unit Capacity (MVA) Voltage (kV/kV) Installation (Year) Manufacturer Name Type Name
GT 4 45 11/132 1994 Pauwels ONAF
GT 5 45 11/132 2005 Concar ONAF


ACCUMULATED STATISTICS IN (2017)

Unit Generated energy Consumed energy Sent out energy Fuel Consumption Running hours
(MWh) (MWh) (MWh) (GJ) (hr)
GT 4 37450 189.67 37264.08 622358.68 80577.702
GT 5 203095 1045.05 202049.94 2836118.86 100264.1
Total 240545 1234.731 239314.02 3458477.54


PERFORMANCE INDICATORS IN (2017 )

Unit Availability Unplanned outage Factor planned outage Factor Efficiency (%) Heat rate (KJ/kWh)
( % ) ( % ) ( % ) Sent out Sent out
GT 4 93.90 0.73 5.36 21.56 16701
GT 5 98.37 0.68 0.95 25.65 14037
Total 96.287 0.71 3.01 24.91 14452