Brahmapuram Diesel Power Plant

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Brahmapuram Diesel Power Plant is a fully operating plant and is situated in kerala, cochin, India. Since it is located in India, the geological location of the plant is:

Latitude: 9.9975

Longitude: 76.3744.

The design capacity of this plant is about 106 MW and is a Diesel Engine type plant. This power plant is used for Peaking Load and the primary fuel used is LSHS l. Diesel is the secondary fuel in this plant. The Configuration of Boiler/Turbine/Generator is 5 Diesel engines. This is a KSEB (Kerala State Electricity Board) operated plant and Regional Grid is the connection for electrical grid. Adjacent Brahmapuram Electrical Yard is the sub Station connected to this plant. The Diesel Engine / Boiler Manufacturer of this plant is: SEMT Pielstick and the Generator Manufacturer is GEC-Alstom. The Brahmapuram Oil Power Plant has 5 different units and each unit has a chimney height of 86 m. The first unit is commissioned on 1997-05-06 with an installed capacity of 21.32 MW. The second unit is commissioned on 1997-08-08 and the third unit is commissioned on 1997-10-07. The fourth and fifth unit are commissioned on 1997-12-17 and 1998-11-24 respectively. All the five units has an installed capacity of 21.32 MW.

How to Reach: Brahmapuram Diesel Power Plant is located in the Bramapuram village of Kochi in Kerala, India. Kochi is the nearest well-connected city to the plant. You can arrive this power station via Bus, Taxi, or Train. Kochi railway station is the nearest railway station and Cochin International Airport is the nearest airport.

Project Details:

• Project Name – Brahmapuram Diesel Power Plant

• Commission Date – 1997-05-06

• Total Installed Capacity in MW – 106 MW

• Status of Plant - Operational

• Power Plant Used for – Peaking Load

• Type of Plant – Oil Engine

• Type of Fuel – LSHS I

• Boiler Configuration – 5 Diesel engines

• Name of Operator - KSEB

• Name of Substation – Adjacent Brahmapuram Electrical Yard

• Diesel Engine / Boiler Manufacturer- SEMT Pielstick

• Generator Manufacturer - GEC-Alstom

• Address – Bramapuram, Kochi, Kerala, India

• District – Ernakulam

• State – Kerala

• Contact Number - +91 (471) 2446480 (Trivandrum Office)

• Website –

• Beneficiary States – Kerala and neighbouring States

• Unit Sizes – 106 MW

• Units Operational – 5

• Unit Commissioned – All the units are commissioned