Hoa Binh Hydropower Plant: The output reached over 10 billion kWh in 3 consecutive years

In 2015, the Company produced 10.058 billion kWh, successfully accomplished the assigned plan. This is the 3rd time in a row that the output of Hoa Binh Hydropower plant is more than 10 billion kWh, in spite of the condition of shortage of water compared to the average flow for years.

Especially in the last flood season, the water flow to Hoa Binh reservoir was extremely low which caused serious shortage of water from June until end of September (only equals to 38% of the average flow of many years).


Intake of Hoa Binh Hydropower Plant - Photo: Thu Ha

Besides, the company carried out measure to flood prevention to ensure absolute safety for downstream and the plant; provide sufficient water for irrigation of Spring rice in Northern Delta; manage to operate the Plant in safety, ensure operation mode required by the  system; efficient implementation of plans for major repairs and construction investment.

In 2016, Hoa Binh Hydropower Company will continue to promote the role of multi-purposed hydropower, contribute significantly to the accomplishment of all criteria and duties of EVN of 2016.

It is expected that by mid 2016, Hoa Binh Hydropower plant will reach the milestone figure of 200 billion kWh.

Some major targets of Hoa Binh Hydropower Company in 2016:

- Electricity production: 10.126 billion kWh.

- Store reservoir water to elevation of 116 m.

- The targets and tasks to optimize costs:

+ Achieving auxiliary power indicators (excluding transformer loss) <0.154%.

+ 5% savings on material costs, out-sourced services and other expenses in cash.

+ 5% savings on overhaul plan for the implementation of items completed.

+ Liquidating 100% of on-the-shelf materials and equipment of poor quality.

+ Availability factor of the plant reaches 92.122%.

  • 30/01/2016 03:38