Meralco said it foresees high demand, thus there is an urgent need for the final approval of the PSAs considering a significant peaking capacity deficit, as well as possible occurrences of scheduled maintenance shutdowns and forced outage
of power plants.
The agency is drafting a circular to issue a causer's pay policy program on charging incremental electricity cost to the generator that goes on forced outage
, DOE Undersecretary Felix William Fuentebella said.
The forced outage
has not only affected the state capital but the adjoining communities in the state and some parts of Rivers state namely Isiokpo, Emuoha, Elele, among others.
Lower PLF during Q3 FY18 was as a result of lower domestic coal availability at Tiroda and Kawai and forced outage
at Udupi, as well as scheduled maintenance.
Two x 275MW units of Muzaffargarh plant are either on forced outage
or produce less power due to a fan problem.
This is especially relevant in the case of compressors or gas turbines, where undetected flaws can eventually cause shut-down, which can lead to forced outage
costs of the order of millions of dollars," he adds.
Its plant's forced outage
rate in first half of 2011 was 0.
Probabilistic indices permit the evaluation of system by taking into consideration the parameters and uncertain events that influence reliability such as the forced outage
rate of each unit, periodical maintenance, capacities of generating units.
Going forward, RAM Ratings anticipates the UOR to remain above 4% until at least December 2010, therefore making GB3 vulnerable to ACP losses in the event of any prolonged forced outage
during this period.
Failure of that kind and proper action--replacement of the discs--has not required any forced outage
of the boiler.
SRNM) has a cooperation agreement with Mirant Corporation to provide generator forced outage
Generator forced-outage insurance is triggered when a generating unit is not operating due to a forced outage
order and the price of electricity is in excess of a defined strike price.