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News: Last Rotor of Upper-Gotvand (Gotvand- Olya)Installed




Last Rotor of Upper-Gotvand (Gotvand- Olya)Installed 


First phase last rotor of Upper-Gotvand Power Plant was successfully installed, according to IWPCO's PR Office reporting the news.
"The rotor approximately weighs 500 tons. Gotvand Power Plant is of open-surface type and includes eight units four of which are installed in first phase and the rest in second extension phase. The generating capacity of each unit is 250MW. If operate in full scale, the power plant will produce about 4550 GWH of hydro energy per a year. That means generating energy equal to 750000 USD per a day. "said Samangani , the project manager of Upper-Gotvand Power Plant equipment.
"Currently, two units are ready to be launched; and as the last rotor has been installed; the first phase is anticipated to complete by the end of March 20, 2012."
"When both phases are complete, the power plant will generate the highest amount of energy among other hydro plants. This secures network stability and helps controlling frequency to a great deal."
"The overall weight of installed equipment including generators, butterfly valves, governors, transformers, and cranes surpass 9000 tons.   " Samangani added.
Upper-gotvand  earthfill dam, 182 meters high , is located 5 km away from Gotvand City in Khuzestan Province . The dam was impounded on Thursday July 30, 2011 in the presence of President Ahmadinejad.





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Created at 11/21/2011 11:22 AM  by mohammad-alireza 
Last modified at 6/12/2012 10:13 AM  by mohammad-alireza