Basilan Power Station

From Global Energy Monitor

Basilan power station is a proposed 58-megawatt (MW) coal-fired plant in Basilan province, the Philippines.


The map below shows Basilan province, the Philippines, where the plant would be built.

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Background on Project

In January 2017 SMC Global announced that it planned to build a 58-MW coal-fired plant in Basilan province.[1]

As of May 2019 there has been no further news about the project and it appears to be shelved.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: SMC Global Power Holdings
  • Parent company: SMC Global Power Holdings
  • Location: Basilan province, Philippines
  • Coordinates: 6.5432509, 122.0229291 (approximate)
  • Status: Shelved
  • Gross capacity: 58 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Projected in service:
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  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. SMC set to build 3 coal plants, Manila Standard, Jan. 16, 2017

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