Suphanburi, Thailand

Following the Kanchanaburi project, the Suphanburi project is expected to begin by the beginning of 2010. This power plant also has a nominal capacity of 9 MWel and peak capacity of 10 MWel and is capable of producing 21 GWhel per year that is directly fed in to the state owned electricity grid.

Technical parameters

   Powerplant Capacity (peak):
35.8 MW th
10 MW elec
   Aperture area:
   Aperture width:
4.60 m
   Thermal efficiency (peak):
66 % at 330 °C
   Operating parameters:
330 °C
30 bar
   Thermal energy storage:
62 MWh th