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Diesel Power Plants
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Diesel Power Plants
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Diesel Power Plants Definition A generating station in which diesel engine is used as the prime mover for the generation of electrical energy is known as diesel power station.
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Diesel Power Plants Definition A generating station in which diesel engine is used as the prime mover for the generation of electrical energy is known as diesel power station.
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Diesel Power Plants Diesel power plants produce power in the range of 2 - 50 MW. They are used as standby sets for continuity of supply such as hospitals, telephone exchanges, radio stations, cinema theatres and industries. They are suitable for mobile power generation and widely used in railways and ships. Generally 2 stroke diesel engine used for power generation. Introduction
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Diesel Power Plants Layout
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Diesel Power Plants Advantages 1. It’s easy to design and install 2. Layout is quite simple 3. It can be commissioned in less time 4. It can be started and stopped quickly 5. It doesn’t required warming period and standby losses are less 6. It can respond to varying loads without any difficulty 7. The cooling water requirement is less
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Diesel Power Plants Advantages 8. For small capacity, it is more efficient as compared to steam power plant. 9. Efficiency at part load is higher 10. It can be installed near load center 11. Low initial cost 12. There’s no ash handling problem 13. Smaller storage is needed for the fuel 14. Less supervision is required
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Diesel Power Plants Disadvantages 1. Higher generation cost 2. High operating cost 3.
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