MAN Diesel in milestone at Nicaragua’s biggest thermal plant
MAN Diesel & Turbo has successfully commissioned eight of its heavy fuel oil engines in the largest thermal power plant in Nicaragua.
The new Planta MAN 140 plant is in Los Brasiles and is operated by ALBA Generación.
MAN Diesel was responsible for engineering and delivery of the engines and equipment, steel structure, piping and electrics for the plant.
With a generation capacity of 140 MW, Planta MAN 140 accounts for around 12 per cent of Nicaragua’s total capacity.
Source: Power Engineering Int