TITLE

Kudankulam first reactor turbine resynchronised

PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
FRPT- Energy Snapshot;11/17/2013, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Industry Profile
DOC. TYPE
Industry Report
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the resynchronization of the first reactor turbine of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project. The first reactor turbine was synchronized for the first time on October 22, 2013 and was stopped manually the same day for mandatory tests. The turbine generated 160 megawatt electric power which was transmitted to the southern grid.
ACCESSION #
93286522

 

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