Grid stability/emergency liquid fuel engine

Wärtsilä 32 grid stability/emergency liquid fuel power

Always ready to deliver power to the grid instantly and efficiently in any operating profile makes this plant perfect for peaking and reserve power applications.

  • Ultra fast start capability provides megawatts to the grid in seconds and full plant output  in less than 3 minutes
  • Able to provide non-spinning secondary reserve thanks to a 20-second ultra fast sync time
  • Able to provide grid blackstart capability and re-energize a grid
  • Extremely low standby consumption, <1 kW per MW of installed power
  • Genset is easily transported in one piece to challenging locations

    Output & configuration
    Plant output   50-700 MW 
    Configuration  3-36x 18V50SG
    Efficiency  46 
    Ramp rate  % load /min >100
    Minimum load  Efficiency mode  %  3
     Spinning mode %  30 
    Loading & unloading
       Sync Full 
    Regular start time min  < 1  < 6 
    Fast start time min < 1 < 3 
    Ultra fast start time  min:sec  0:20 1:00 
     Stop time  min  1

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