How to Calculate Power Plant Cost
Knowing the correct cost of power plant is important, power plant cost contains equipment cost, cost of building up a civil structure for the power plant, fuel cost, salary of operator, maintenance cost, miscellaneous cost and so on.
Power plant cost
The detailed information on the cost of the power plant is listed below.
Location- the cost of land depends on the location where you wish to set up one.
New Turbines and Alternator and related machines and protection equipment.
Cost of boiler (a water tube or a fire tube).
Cost of building coal collection, pulverize, transportation , pre-heater, exhaust and cooling tower.
Setting up a substation.
Cost of building up a civil structure for the power plant.
Operational cost: fuel cost, salary of employees to run the set up, maintenance of equipment and shut down during maintenance, transportation of coal from source to power plant, miscellaneous cost, etc.
Even at the same power, the cost of each power plant is different. such as, in actual use, the power station is basically burning coal, fuel oil, natural gas or biomass. Therefore, the fuel cost is not the same because of different fuel.
It is not very to accurately calculating the cost of a power plant as the cost is directly proportional to the quality of equipment. Therefore, if you would like to get the exact power plant cost, please feel free to consult our online customer service or Email