Modernization of Steam Power Plant-Heating Plant (TE-TO) Zrenjanin, the second largest branch within the system of the business organization Panonske Termoelektrane-Toplane Novi Sad, is entering its final phase. In the period between February 13 and 19, Czech contractor Skoda Power is implementing the last phase of the modernization project – warranty measuring, of which aim is to officially confirm the results of the overhaul and modernization, people at TE-TO Zrenjanin stated.
Upon the modernization, the capacity at TE-TO Zrenjanin should be increased from 50 to 80 megawatts, that is, the level of energy efficiency should grow by 60 percent, which will reduce the quantity of fuel used in the production of electric and heating energy and increase reliability, safety and security of work of the plant.
The overhaul and modernization, a project worth about EUR 3.5 million, has been implemented in several phases over the last two years. After the works on reconstruction of a turbine at Skoda Power plant, which is also the manufacturer of the turbine, assembling works were commenced at TE-TO Zrenjanin.
Modernization of TE-TO Zrenjanin has contributed to the growth of the capacity and the improvement of energy efficiency at EPS, that is, promotion and preservation of the stability of work of the national power supply system.