Bangko Tengah power station
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Bangko Tengah power station is a proposed 2,400 megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in in South Sumatra, Indonesia.
The map below shows the location of Bangko Tengah, South Sumatra, the approximate location where the plant will be built.
In 2009, the Environmental Defense Fund reported that the plant comprises four 600 MW generating units. According to a 2011 report, PT Bukit Asam Tbk (PTBA), a major coal mining company, won the bid to build the first two units of the Bangko Tengah mine-mouth coal plant in Tanjung Enim, South Sumatra. Construction was scheduled to begin in late 2012. The first unit of the plant is projected to operate June 2016, followed by unit 2 in September of the same year. The plant will be built by Bukit Asam with China Huadian Corporation. Bukit Asam has 45 percent stake while China Huadian has 55 percent.
- Sponsor: China Huadian Indonesia 55%; Bukit Asam 45%
- Parent company: China Huadian Group Corp.
- Location: Bangko Tengah, South Sumatra
- Coordinates: -0.589724, 101.3431058 (approximate)
- Status: Units 1 and 2: Under development; Units 3 and 4: Proposed
- Gross Capacity: 2400 MW
- Projected in service: Units 1 and 2: 2016; Units 3 and 4: Unknown
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Articles and resources
- "Coal-Fired Plants Financed by International Public Investment Institutions Since 1994", Appendix to Foreclosing the Future: Coal, Climate and International Public Finance: Investment in coal-fired power plants hinders the fight against global warming, Environmental Defense, April 2009.
- Nurseffi Dwi Wahyuni "Bukit Asam Builds US 1.59 B Bangko Power Plant," Finance Today, December 12, 2011