According to Public Relation office of TPPH Co., Mohsen Tarztaleb,
CEO of the Company, estimated the capacity of this unit at 160 MW and added:
Shirvan power plant in North Khorasan province has 6 gas units of 159 MW and
three steam units of 160 MW which totally will reach 434 MW.
He described the efficiency of this power plant as 49% and said:
"According to the policies of the Ministry of Energy and Electricity
Industry, in order to make optimal use of resources, especially fuel
consumption of power plants and increase production efficiency, 22 units of
steam cycle units of combined cycle power plants have already been
implemented." It was included in the development plan of the country's
electricity production that three units of the steam section of Shirvan power
plant were among these projects.
Tarztalab estimated the investment volume of this project at 125
million Euros and added: increasing the region's electricity production capacity
and supplying part of the country's national electricity grid demand,
responding to the growing needs of the region's electricity consumption, using
the maximum internal engineering capacity and improving technical knowledge in construction
of thermal power plants is one of the goals of this project.
He emphasized: in a technology transfer process, all the major
equipment of this power plant, including turbines, recycling boilers,
generators, cooling system equipment and control systems, are implemented by
internal specialists and Mapna Group colleagues, and the process is done
entirely in the country.