Tynagh outage 15.09.2017

Publication date: 22:30 15/09/2017

Message ID: TYN_000001_02

Event Status: closed

Type of unavailability: Production Unavailability

Type of event: planned

Time/date of incident start: 21:29 15/09/2017

Estimated time/date of incident end: 21:29 16/09/2017

Unit of measurement: MW

Unavailable capacity:

Available capacity: 404

Installed capacity: 404 MW

Reason for unavailability:

Plant is currently declared to a minimum load of 300MW’s due to purge valve issue.

This prevents the GT going into Diffusion mode D5.

EC&I informed and currently working on the issue.


Fuel Type: Fossil Gas

Bidding Zone: 10Y1001A1001A59C

Affected Asset or Unit: Tynagh Production Unit

Affected Asset or Unit EIC: 47W000000000172K

Market Participant: Tynagh Energy Limited

Market Participant Code: A0001577W.IE