Duyen Hai 3 Thermal Power Plant

1. General

Name of project:

Duyen Hai 3 Thermal Power Plant

Investor :

Vietnam Electricity/Power Generation Corporation 1

Project manager:

Thermal Power Project Management Board 3

Project location:

Mu U Hamlet, Dan Thanh Commune, Duyen Hai Town, Tra Vinh Province

Total investment:

VND 28,463.409 billion 

Investment sources:

Chinese loan (85%); EVN’ reciprocal capita (15%)

Project scale:

1244MW

Number of units:

02 x 622MW

Annual Output:

7,8 billion kWh

Duyen Hai 3 Thermal Power Plant is a conventional condensing thermal project, which uses modern firing technology to ensure high demands about readiness, stability, high efficiency, safety, and especially environmental protection requirements.

After commissioning Duyen Hai 3 Thermal Power Plant plays an important role in power supply security for the Southern region, reducing hydropower dependency of grid to hydropower, especially in dry seasons and dry years, lowering dispatched power from the North to the South as well as power loss, and increasing safety, stability, and economics of the grid

2. Schedule

  • Ground breaking ceremony: 8 December 2012
  • Finish of boiler drum lifting for Unit No.1: 12 November 2015
  • Finish of boiler drum lifting for Unit No.2: 22 January 2016
  • Finish of shift from system for boiler startup for Unit No.1: 29 January 2016
  • Finish of shift from system for boiler startup for Unit No.2: 30 June 2016
  • First firing for Unit.1: 12 July 2016
  • First firing for Unit.2: 24 August 2016
  • Synchronizing Unit No.1 to national grid: 15 September 2016


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