Risha Gas Power Station

Risha power plant is located in the eastern region of Jordan, approximately 350 km from Amman. Risha power plant comprises 2 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 (2021)

Unit Generated Energy (MWh) Consumed Energy(MWh) Sent out Energy(MWh)

Fuel Consumption (GJ)

GT 4 186290 369 183614 2568406
GT 5 280185 1122 278122 3859176
Total 466475 1491 461402 6427582

 



PERFORMANCE INDICATORS IN (2021 )

Unit

Availability (%)

Forced outage (%) 

planned outage (%)

Efficiency (%)

Heat rate (KJ/kWh)

GT 4 99.75 0.25 0.00 26.06 13814
GT 5 97.77 0.04 2.19 26.03 13829
Total 98.69 0.14 1.17 26.04 13823