Project: Power Failure Study concerning Power Generating Units No. 6&7
Capacity: 13 MWel in a power plant with total 29,6 MWel power generation capacity
Location: Malé, Republic of Maldives
Time: January 2004 to May 2004
Client: STELCO State Electric Company Ltd., Malé
Services: Investigation of reasons for frequent power failures in Male power station after commissioning of the Units No 6&7
Details: Analysis of power failure logs, measurements of voltage and frequency variations after sudden load changes on the gen-sets, identification of unsuitable speed governor settings and proposal for corrections and further measurement to determine the reasons for the instability of the AVRs of the new generators.