Blackout-Report-Presentation-11-19-03_Bu

Blackout-Report-Presentation-11-19-03_Bu - August 14, 2003...

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Unformatted text preview: August 14, 2003 Blackout Summary Based on Interim Report of the United States Canada Power Outage Task Force November 19, 2003 WNY Electric System Overview 3 WNY Electric Power System Overview 4 The System 345 kV Cross State System 230 kV Western New York 115 kV System (WNY) 34.5 kV Subtran 23 kV System Customers 120/240 V, 208Y/ 120 V, 480Y/277 V NYC G G G G G NYPA Huntley Dunkirk NYPA Huntley G Dunkirk 4.16 kV Dist 4.8 kV Dist 4.16 kV Dist Customers 120/240 V, 208Y/ 120 V, 480Y/277 V Customers 120/240 V, 208Y/ 120 V, 480Y/277 V 5 There are thirteen turbines rated at 200,000 horsepower each. Capacity of power output is rated at 2,300 megawatts. A 1,900 acre water reservoir is utilized to feed the turbines during the daytime holds 22 billion gallons of water. NYPA Robert Moses There are thirteen turbines rated at 200,000 horsepower each. Capacity of power output is rated at 2,300 megawatts. A 1,900 acre water reservoir is utilized to feed the turbines during the daytime holds 22 billion gallons of water. NYPA Robert Moses 7 Sir Adam Beck Plant 2 - 1,200 MW The sixteen generators are housed in a building almost twice as long as plant #1 and has a capacity of 1,223,600 kilowatts. Plant 1 - 400 MW The ten generators of Sir Adam Beck #1 Power Station produces 403,900 kilowatts of electricity. Source of 25 Cycle 8 Huntley 760 MW Net Tonawanda, New York FUEL TYPE(s): Bituminous Coal DISPATCH LEVEL(s): Intermediate OWNER(s): NRG Energy, Inc. 100.00 OPERATIONAL DATE: 6/1/1999 GENERATING UNITS: 6 NERC REGION: NPCC New York 9 Dunkirk 600 MW Dunkirk Station, located 55 miles southwest of Buffalo, New York, produces 600 MW of coal-fueled power. The plant sits on 83.5 acres of a peninsula jutting into the Dunkirk city harbor on Lake Erie. The four unit plant includes two 100 MW units which began commercial operation in 1950, and two 200 MW units which went into service in 1959 and 1960 10 Major Generation Sources in WNY NYPA 2,300 MW Beck 1,600 MW Huntley 760 MW Dunkirk 600 MW Total 5,260 MW WNY Load 2,000 MW Total NM Peak 6,000 MW Total NYS Peak 29,000 MW 11 34.5 kV 115 kV 230 kV 12 NYPP NYPA Niagara Mohawk 6 GW NYSEG & RGE 3 GW Central Hudson 1 GW LILCO 6 GW Con Ed & O&R 10 GW NYPA Beck HSS DSS ALB NYPA NM 1 NM 2 Fitz OSS Kintingh Ginna 13 345 kV 14 New York State Transmission System (230 kV and above) Legend : 345 kV 500 kV 230 kV 765 kV Willis Millwood E. Garden City Shore Rd. Farragut Goethals E. Fishkill Roseton Coopers Corners Rock Tavern Buchanan Ramapo Rotterdam New Scotland Leeds Gilboa Fraser Stolle Rd. Meyer Hillside Alps Watercure Oakdale Adirondack Clay Lafayette Pannell Sta. 80 Somerset Niagara Huntley Dunkirk Oswego Complex Porter Marcy Edic Chateauguay Homer City Plattsburgh Moses Massena Pleasant Valley W49St/Rainey Sprainbrook Dunwoodie Scriba Volney 15 16 Reliability Overview Balance generation and demand Balance reactive power supply and demand...
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