Apart from the development of the tourism industry of Sri Lanka, now it has needed and to give electricity at a cheaper along with the faster growth in economic structure. Gradually Sri Lanka is faced with a power crisis. But hydropower produces 37% of electricity and the deficit of 63% is fulfilled by fuel. The Norochcholain power station is a coal power plant of Sri Lanka which aims to fulfill the electricity.
The coal is then fed into the boiler, where it is burnt. The energy from the burning coal in the boiler generates steam and then turns a turbine, producing electricity, the source explained. The annual coal requirement for the plant is around 1.4 million tons.
The power plant is expected to use coal that complies with national environmental regulations and other international guidelines. The Lanka cooling water system will be using sea water.
Today the world is facing a severe problem regarding the power crisis. But no any creative solution has been made to control it. The Norochocholai power station is not a fully surpass able area. Therefore you may have to take permission and agree with their terms and regulations before entering the power station if you want so far. The Norochcholai power The Norochcholain is truly nesting on a beautiful division. Therefore you can easily move onto other attractions around Puttalam.
It will be great if you can go to the beach after the Norochcholei power station. The coal power stations emit lots of toxic gases to the atmosphere. Because of there is no any other solution we have to face it. In Sri Lanka, we don’t have 100% electricity for all. But the government is trying to expand the coverage through power station like this. You can learn the process of how the electricity is generated in a power station and take a field visit to the station.