State Electric Company Limited (STELCO) announced that the new STW600 generator sent to ADh. Dhigurah to increase the island’s electricity capacity, was commissioned and put into use on Thursday, 20th January 2022.
With this new generator set, Thoddoo’s electricity capacity has been increased from 918kW to 1518kW, a whopping increase of 65 percent.
އދ. ދިގުރަށުގެ ކަރަންޓުގެ ކެޕޭސީިޓީ އިތުރުކުރުމަށްޓަކައި ފޮނުވާފައިވާ ސްޓެވޯ STW600 ގެ އައު ޖަނަރޭޓަރުސެޓް ކޮމިޝަން ކުރެވި، ބުރާސްފަތި ދުވަހު ވަނީ ބޭނުން ކުރަން ފަށާފައި. މި އައު ޖަނަރޭޓަރުސެޓާއެކު ދިގުރަށުގެ ކަރަންޓުގެ ކެޕޭސިޓީ 918kW އިން 1518kW އަށް ވަނީ އިތުރު ކުރެވިފައި. pic.twitter.com/hEScJJIBXn— STELCO (@STELCOMALDIVES) January 21, 2022
These generators are built by STELCO engineers working at STEWO, whom the Managing Director of STELCO, Mr. Hassan Mughnee has lauded as highly experienced and qualified for their roles. He also stated that the generators built by STELCO are of the same quality as any other generator that can be bought from foreign countries and can be used for a long period of time.