Power Plant Start-up Procedures

Power Plant Start-up Procedures

Updated Jan 21, 2021

 After completing this lesson, you will be able to describe the basic concepts and typical tasks associated with putting a fossil fuel-fired power plant online. • Describe the basic steps associated with the following tasks: – Filling the condensate/feedwater system – Firing a steam boiler – Rolling a steam turbine – Synchronizing a generator to the electrical grid – Increasing load • Explain the purpose of turbine preheating