Suratgarh Super Thermal Power Station

  • SURATGARH THERMAL POWER STATION IS THE FIRST SUPER THERMAL PLANT OF RAJASTHAN.
  • IT HAS INSTALLED CAPACITY OF 1500 MW, WHICH IS HIGHEST IN THE STATE.

LOCATION

SURATGARH SUPER THERMAL POWER STATION IS LOCATED 27 KM FROM SURATGARH -15 KM FROM SURATGARH TO BIRADHWAL ON NH15,THEN 12KM IN EAST FROM NH15.IT IS HAVING EXTREME HOT & COLD CLIMATE AND TEMPERATURE VARIES BETWEEN -1 TO 50 ˚C

SANCTION OF SCHEMES (STAGE-I to V)

Stage
Unit No.
Capacity(MW)
Cost(Rs.Crore)
I
I & II
2x250
2300
II
III & IV
2X250
2057
III
V
1X250
753
IV
VI
1X250
1117
 
 
TOTAL
6227

COMMISSIONING TARGETS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

UNITS
ZERO DATE
TARGET
ACTUAL DATE
DATE OF COAL FIRING
DATE OF COMMERCIAL OPERATION
Remarks
UNIT-1
Jun-91
MAR-1997
10-MAY-1998
04-OCT-1998
01-FEB-1999
 
UNIT-2
Jun-91
SEP-2000
28-MAR-2000
07-JUN-2000
01-OCT-2000
COMMISSIONED 6 MONTH AHEAD OF SCHEDULE
UNIT-3
23-Jun-99
MAR-2002
29-OCT-2001
08-DEC-2001
15-JAN-2002
COMMISSIONED 6 MONTH AHEAD OF SCHEDULE
UNIT-4
23-Jun-99
SEP-2002
25-MAR-2002
17-JUN-2002
31-JUL-2002
COMMISSIONED 6 MONTH AHEAD OF SCHEDULE
UNIT-5
1-Feb-01
JUN-2003
30-JUN-2003
30-JUN-2003
19-AUG-2003
COMMISSIONED IN RECORD TIME OF 29 MONTH
UNIT-6
15-Jun-06
OCT-2008
31-MAR-2009
24-AUG-2009
30-DEC-2009
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ACHIEVEMENTS

IT HAS ACHIEVED MANY MILESTONES SINCE COMMISSIONING OF ITS 1ST UNIT DESPITE BEING LOCATED AT PLACE WHERE CLIMATIC CONDITIONS ARE VERY ADVERSE.

1.Award

SINCE STARTING OF 1ST UNIT, IT IS GETTING AWARDS FROM GOVERNMENT OF INDIA CONSISTENTLY FOR ITS PERFORMANCE.FOR 1999-2000 SHIELD HAS BEEN GIVEN TO SSTPS FOR MERITORIOUS PRODUCTIVITY. FOR YEAR 2000-01, 2001-02, 2002-03 & 2003-04 SSTPS IS GIVEN MERITORIOUS PRODUCTIVITY GOLD SHIELD, AWARDED BY HON'BLE PRESIDENT OF INDIA DR. A. P. J. ABDUL KALAM ON 24-AUG-2004. HON'BLE PRIME MINISTER OF INDIA DR. MANMOHAN SINGH AWARDED THE SHIELD TO SSTPS ON 21-03-2007 FOR PERFORMANCE IN 2005-06.

2.Fly Ash Utilisation

SSTPS HAS ACHIEVED ALMOST 100% FLY ASH UTILIZATION IN 2010-11. WORKING MORE EFFICIENTLY AUXILIARY POWER CONSUMPTION HAS BEEN REDUCED FROM 9.16% IN 2009-10 TO 9.12% IN 2010-11. WE HAVE ALSO MANAGED TO REDUCE DEMURRAGE HOURS FOR UNLOADING OF COAL RAKES BY REMARKABLE 81% IN 2010-11 FROM 2009-10. IN 2009-10 NUMBER OF DEMURRAGE HOURS WERE 3787 WHILE FOR 2010-11 IT HAS BEEN REDUCED TO JUST 708 HOURS.

3.Mini-Micro Hydel Plant

FOR FINANCIAL YEAR 2010-11 THERE IS AN INCREASE OF 206 % IN TOTAL GENERATION BY MINI/MICRO HYDROELECTRIC PLANTS (UNDER SSTPS) FROM LAST YEAR 2009-10. GENERATION FOR 2010-11 IS 67.89 LAKH UNITS WHILE GENERATION FOR 2009-10 WAS 22.18 LAKH UNITS.

4.CSR

UNDER CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY , BUS FACILITY HAS BEEN STARTED FROM SSTPS TOWNSHIP TO NEARBY VILLAGES ,ENABLING VILLAGE CHILDREN TO HAVE QUALITY EDUCATION IN KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA AND DAV SCHOOL SITUATED IN SSTPS TOWNSHIP

PERFORMANCE INDICES AT A GLANCE

Year
Total Generation (MU)
PLF (%)
% Aux. Cons.
Sp. Oil Cons. (ml/Kwh)
Sp. Coal Cons. (Kg/Kwh)
Station Heat Rate (Kcal/Kwh)
Fly Ash Utilisation
2001-2002
4112.540
85.04
9.31
1.56
0.607
2505
0.97
2002-2003
7145.676
88.94
9.18
1.07
0.614
2576
2.34
2003-2004
8186.633
80.74
9.37
0.98
0.607
2429
12.62
2004-2005
9362.319
85.50
9.30
0.83
0.635
2444
16.16
2005-2006
9951.223
90.88
9.15
0.64
0.613
2478
40.37
2006-2007
10205.589
93.20
9.16
0.53
0.624
2469
63.26
2007-2008
10222.515
93.10
9.12
0.59
0.634
2491
81.55
2008-2009
9740.606
88.96
9.19
0.77
0.669
2499
87.50
2009-2010
9192.409
79.94
9.16
1.02
0.669
2476
88.74
2010-2011
9409.777
71.61
9.12
1.340
0.665
2493
96.53
2011-2012
9735.59
81.61
8.79
0.85
0.65
2502
91.38
2012-2013
10570.321
80.44
9.05
1.06

STATION PERFORMANCE

HIGHLIGHTS & ACHIEVEMENTS (2010-11)

ENVIRONMENTAL MEASURES

1. 100 % ASH UTILIZATION HAS BEEN ACHIEVED IN 2010-11 RESULTING IN CONSIDERABLE REDUCTION IN RAW WATER CONSUMPTION REQUIRED FOR DISPOSAL OF ASH.

2. DISPOSAL OF FLY ASH IS ENSURED THROUGH CLOSED CONTAINERS ONLY

3. GREEN BELT DEVELOPMENT IS BEING DONE AS PER ACTION PLAN TO ACHIEVE 33% COVER.

4. FLY ASH TRANSPORTATION IS PERMITTED IN CLOSED CONTAINERS ONLY

ENERGY CONSERVATION MEASURES

SWITCHING OF COOLING TOWER FANS & REDUCTION OF RAW WATER CONSUMPTION THROUGH UTILIZATION OF WASTE WATER FOR FLY ASH PREPARATION AND GREEN BELT DEVELOPMENT.

STRENGTHENING OF POWER EVACUATION SYSTEM

COMMISSIONING OF 400 KV STPS-BIKANER & 220 KV STPS- BHADRA FEEDERS.

DEPLOYMENT OF CISF

DEPLOYEMNT OF CISF FOR ENSURING SAFETY & SECURITY OF THE POWER STATION IN LINE WITH THE DIRECTIVES OF SECURITY AGENCIES.

CONCRETE ROAD AT RAYANWALI VILLAGE

CONSTRUCTION OF CEMENT CONCRETE ROAD AT RAYANWALI VILLAGE TAKEN UP BY CEMENT COMPANIES ON THE BEHEST OF SSTPS AUTHORITIES.

AWARDS BY G.O.I.

YEAR
Generation Award
1999-2000
MERITORIOUS PRODUCTIVITY - SHIELD & 3.74 LACS
2000-2005
MERITORIOUS PRODUCTIVITY GOLD SHIELD awarded by Hon'ble President of India Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam on 24-Aug-2004
2005-2006
Shield awarded by Hon'ble Prime Minister of India Dr. Manmohan Singh on 21-3-2007

EXPANSION PLANS

SUPER CRITICAL UNITS 7& 8

(1)
Proposed Capicity
2x660 MW
(2)
Location
SURATGARH(RAJASTHAN)
(3)
TOTAL PLANT AREA
446 HECTARES
(4)
PROJECT COST
RS. 7920 CRORES
(5)
FUEL
PRIMARY FUEL: COAL
SECONDARY FUEL : HSD / HFO
(6)
FUEL REQUIREMENT
6.5 MTPA
(7)
SOURCE OF WATER :
INDRA GANDHI CANAL PROJECT
(8)
WATER ALLOCATION
60 CUSECS
(9)
ASH GENERATED
2.21 MTPA ON 34% ASH CONTENT COAL
(10)
ASH POND LOCATION
SOUTH WEST OF PLANT ABOUT 3.0 KM AWAY
(ALREADY EXISTING)
LAND SIZE : 576 HECTARES
(11)
STACK
TWIN FLUE STACK (275 METRE)
(12)
NEAREST RAILWAY STATION
BIRADHWAL

HIGHLIGHTS :-

1. ADMINISTRATIVE AND FINANCIAL APPROVAL ACCORDED ON 02-03-2009.

2. LAND ACQUISITION COMPLETED

3. RESOLUTION OF COMPENSATION RELATED ISSUES

4. WATER ALLOCATION HAS BEEN MADE.

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