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Packing More Power for South Korea

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Korea Southern Power Company, Ltd. (KOSPO) is critical to South Korea’s growth, providing more than 11 percent of the country’s power. KOSPO used an innovative suite of hardware and software upgrades to meet the country's growing power demands while reducing fuel costs and lowering its emissions footprint.

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Packing More Power for South Korea

  1. 1. Which came first? Electricity to Power Economic Growth or Economic Growth Demanding More Electricity Korea’s economic power is growing at a record pace – GDP will be up 3.9% in 2014* Electricity is vital to businesses upgrading capacity and consumers upgrading their lifestyles *Financial Times 1
  2. 2. Which came first? It doesn’t matter. One of the world’s growth centers and technology leaders needs more power – faster, cleaner, and hassle free. Korea Southern Power Company (KOSPO), part of Korea’s largest thermal power utility, is critical to the country’s high-tech growth. 2
  3. 3. Which came first? It doesn’t matter. 3 How could KOSPO bridge the gap between capacity and demand?
  4. 4. By getting More Power Availability Efficiency Fewer Emissions 4 FROM TWO PLANTS KOSPO ALREADY HAS Shin-Incheon Busan
  5. 5. How about: Power An additional 215 MW of power…. enough to energize 160,000+ homes 5 More FROM TWO PLANTS KOSPO ALREADY HAS Shin-Incheon Busan
  6. 6. How about: Availability 6 More than 145,000 combined operating hours More FROM TWO PLANTS KOSPO ALREADY HAS Shin-Incheon Busan
  7. 7. How about: Efficiency 7 2.6% (simple cycle) 4.3% (simple cycle) More FROM TWO PLANTS KOSPO ALREADY HAS Shin-Incheon Busan
  8. 8. How about: Emissions 8 NOx emissions reduced by 55% and CO2 reduced by 46,800 T/yr Fewer FROM TWO PLANTS KOSPO ALREADY HAS Shin-Incheon Busan
  9. 9. 9 GE is tapping into the power of the Industrial Internet with its Predictivity™ Solutions
  10. 10. 10 GE is tapping into the power of the Industrial Internet with its Predictivity™ Solutions Identifying problems before they become crises
  11. 11. 11 GE is tapping into the power of the Industrial Internet with its Predictivity™ Solutions Identifying problems before they become crises Anticipating opportunities
  12. 12. 12 GE is tapping into the power of the Industrial Internet with its Predictivity™ Solutions Identifying problems before they become crises Anticipating opportunities Optimizing performance
  13. 13. 13 GE is tapping into the power of the Industrial Internet with its Predictivity™ Solutions Identifying problems before they become crises Anticipating opportunities Optimizing performance Meeting compliance and safety goals
  14. 14. Hardware Software Advanced Analytics 14 How do they Do It? Using Advanced Gas Path + OpFlex* A Power FlexEfficiency* solution from the Predictivity™ portfolio
  15. 15. 15 Hardware How do they Do It? Redesigned all three stages of gas turbine buckets, nozzles and shrouds Engineered with advanced aerodynamics and better sealing for high efficiency Using Advanced Gas Path + OpFlex* A Power FlexEfficiency* solution from the Predictivity™ portfolio
  16. 16. 16 Software How do they Do It? Transforming data into knowledge, powering proactive control and decision making OpFlex* software delivers the difference: – Model-based controls adapted from GE’s aircraft engines – Two million hours of operation on 400+ gas turbines Using Advanced Gas Path + OpFlex* A Power FlexEfficiency* solution from the Predictivity™ portfolio
  17. 17. 17 Advanced Analytics Unmatched real-world data: – 100+ million hours of operating data, 25 terabytes of engineering data – Up to 480,000 data points per second, per turbine How do they Do It? Using Advanced Gas Path + OpFlex* A Power FlexEfficiency* solution from the Predictivity™ portfolio
  18. 18. 18 With existing assets, KOSPO was able to fed the community’s growing energy demand
  19. 19. 19 Learn more at powergen.gepower.com

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