SEP's leverage will stay high in 2018 due to the consolidation of the higher-leveraged SPIC Jiangsu, heavy capex for its Minhang gas-fired plant, its Turkey project and renewable power projects, although we expect its coal power margin to improve starting 2018.
Mochtar said blackouts could occur because the firm was operating with a C[pounds sterling]very high riskC[yen] power margin reserve of about 20 per cent, while to maintain secure power 30 per cent was needed.
'Mission success' "It's been very successful and Mars had proven itself to be very interesting, mechanically the spacecraft is operating great, and there's plenty of power margin to carry us beyond the waning summer," he said.
Engineers rate each component separately with added power margin. When components are aggregated the margin above the minimum essential power load requirement adds up and may cause your electrical load requirement calculations to exceed good generator loading practice.