Banjarsari power station

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The Banjarsari power station is a 200-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station under construction in South Sumatra, Indonesia. (Reports on the size of the project vary -- see below.) In July 2011 the Chinese National Electric Engineering Company reported that it had commenced work on the project.[1]


The map below shows the approximate location of the project, which is in Gunung Kembang, Banjarsari, Lahat regency.

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The project was included in the 2009 study by the Environmental Defense Fund "Coal-Fired Plants Financed by International Public Investment Institutions Since 1994."[2]


Project Details

  • Sponsor: Bukit Pembangkit Innovative (PBI)
  • Parent company: Bukit Asam TBK
  • Location: Gunung Kembang, Banjarsari, Lahat regency.
  • Coordinates: -3.786389, 103.542778 (approximate)
  • Status: Construction[1]
  • Gross Capacity:
    • 270 MW (2 x 135 MW)[1]
    • 200 MW (2 x 100 MW)[3]
    • 220 MW (2 x 110)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Projected in service: 2014
  • Coal Type:
  • Coal Source: Mine Mouth
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Successful commencement of BANJARSARI Project," China National Electric Engineering Co. Ltd., 22 July 2011
  2. "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.
  3. "CMEI work for Banjarsari - 2 x 100 MW," accessed February 2014

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