CTRG is an IPP using Generator Group which the primary source is Natural Gas. The Power Plant has an installed capacity of 175 MW and is in Ressano Garcia Village about 4 km of the border between the Republic of Mozambique and the Republic of South Africa. CTRG possess a power plant substation with the aim to increase the generation voltage from 15kV to 275kV. CTRG is an IPP using Generator Group which the primary source is Natural Gas. The Power Plant has an installed capacity of 175 MW and is in Ressano Garcia Village about 4 km of the border between the Republic of Mozambique and the Republic of South Africa. CTRG possess a power plant substation with the aim to increase the generation voltage from 15kV to 275kV.

Powerhouse

The powerhouse consists with 18 Generator Groups divided in three bays of 06 Gensets each.

  • Engine: Wartsila V20W34SG (V Engine with 20 cylinders of 34 cm bore).
  • Generator: ABB AMG1120LT08 DSE (12.16 MVA, 15kV, 750 rpm).
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Substation

The 275kV switchyard area consists of 7 AIS feeders. It is designed with double Busbar configuration:

  • 04 Transformer Bays;
  • 02 Overhead Transmission Line Bays;
  • 01 Bus Coupler Bay;
  • Transformer: Hyundai (3 Phase, 50Hz, 59/73MVA, 275/15kV, ONAN/ONAF);
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