Amman Mineral power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Amman Mineral power station is a 112-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Sekongkang Atas, West Sumbawa, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. A further 300 MW has been permitted.


The map below shows the approximate location of the project in West Nusa Tenggara.

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Background on Plant

The plant's 112-MW unit powers PT Amman Mineral's port facilities near its Batu Hijau copper mine in West Nusa Tenggara.[1]

In June 2018 the bidding to build two additional units was won by Taihao International, Hydropower International, and Shanghai Electric Power Construction Joint Venture.[2] The project will cost 1.5 billion yuan.[2] In June 2019 construction of the smelter was in the Front End Engineering Development (FEED) phase and the overall project was described as being 13.6% complete by PT Amman Mineral Nusa Tenggara.[3] In November 2019 the Nusa Tenggara provincial government appointed a committee whose purpose is to increase coordination and accelerate construction of the smelter.[4] In November 2019 the plant was described as having a capacity of 300-500 MW.[4]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: PT Amman Mineral Nusa Tenggara
  • Parent company: PT Amman Mineral Nusa Tenggara
  • Location: Sekongkang Atas, West Sumbawa, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
  • Coordinates: -8.9012149, 116.7392996 (exact)
  • Status: Unit 1: Operating; Units 2-3: Permitted
  • Gross Capacity: Unit 1: 112 MW; Units 2-3: 2 x 150 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Start date: 2022
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