Aug 18, 2020

4 days needed to restore Norochcholai plant

The Norochcholai coal power plant has come to a standstill during yesterday's (17) islandwide power outage, officials say.

This had occured due a technical error in the cooling system.

Media spokesman of the Ceylon Electricity Board - Sulakshana Jayawardena says that it will take around 4 days to restore the power supply from the plant to the national grid.