TeachMeFinance.com - explain Baseload plant
Baseload plant The term 'Baseload plant' as it applies to the area of reclamation can be defined as ' Powerplant normally operated to carry baseload; consequently, it operates essentially at a constant load. A plant, usually housing high-efficiency steam-electric units, which is normally operated to take all or part of the minimum load of a system, and which consequently produces electricity at an essentially constant rate and runs continuously. These units are operated to maximize system mechanical and thermal efficiency and minimize system operating costs'.
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