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13th-Sep-2018

Power generation resumes in Raozan, Shikalbaha plants

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Chattogram Bureau with Raozan Correspondent  :

The power generations from Raozan thermal Power Plant  and the Shikalbaha Power plant in Chattogram resumes from last two days following the supply of imported LNG from Moheskhali Terminal .
In last two days , these two plants generated 650 megawatt power. Lack of natural gas, these two plants remained shut for long and newly resumes generations  from September 10.
Karnaphuli Gas Distribution company sources said Shikalbaha plant  on first day generated 225 Megawatts and second day 200 MWs .
 On the other hand,  RTPP first day and 2nd day generated 180 MWs and 80 MWs respectively. KGDCL sources said it supplied 300 mmcft gas in   Chattogram from Monday .
 An official of RTPP Md. Abdur Rahman told our correspondent that following the present supply quantity, we will be able to operate the second unit also.
Lack of gas pressure  primarily , first unit remained shut chief engineer of KGDCL Kayez Ahmed told that the supply network will  be increased in phases tofuflill the demands of the industrial sectors.