Puttalam Lakvijaya (Norocholai) Coal Fired Power Plant Phase I is a 300MW coal fired power project. It is located in North Western, Sri Lanka. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in March 2011. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by Ceylon Electricity Board with a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant. The fuel is procured from Lanka Coal Company (Private) Limited.

Development status

The project got commissioned in March 2011.

Contractors involved

China Machinery Engineering was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the coal fired power project.

Harbin Electric was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project. The company provided 1 steam turbine with 300MW nameplate capacity.

Harbin Electric supplied electric generator for the project.

Harbin Electric supplied steam boiler for the project.

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