Son La Hydropower Company to Maintain Unit No. 1

Since 20 Feb 2016, the Son La Hydropower Company has performed technical maintenance of 400MW Unit No. 1 according to the plan approved by Vietnam Electricity

Accordingly, the maintenance of Unit No. 1 shall be conducted for 22 days, upon the completion, the unit shall comply with all operational technical standards ensuring safe, uninterruptable, stable and efficient operation.  

According to the plan, the duration of maintenance for Unit No. 1 of Son La Hydropower plant is 22 days

The scope of maintenance includes: checking status and technical parameters of all the equipment and devices of the Unit after 5 years of operation; performing maintenance of the equipment, devices and repairing defects of the equipment system which are monitored and detected during the operation and outage for checking work. 

Previously, to deploy the technical solution to maintain Unit No. 1, on 18 Feb 2016, Mr. Khuong The Anh, Deputy Director of the Company had chaired a meeting with heads of the relevant units to review all the scope of work from the provision of supplies and equipment; the registration for the outage of the unit for maintenance, agreement on the volume of work to be performed, technical measures of labour safety, labour protection and fire prevention during the maintenance.

It is known that the energy produced by the Son La hydropower plant from the beginning of the year to 21 Feb 2016 has reached 685 million kWh, achieving 8.16% of the yearly plan.


  • 22/02/2016 01:54
  • evn.com.vn