Bengkayang Power Station
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Bengkayang Power Station is an operating power station of at least 100-megawatts (MW) in Bengkayang, West Kalimantan, Indonesia.
Table 1: Project-level location details
|Plant name||Location||Coordinates (WGS 84)|
|Bengkayang Power Station||Bengkayang, West Kalimantan, Indonesia||0.83511, 108.873675 (exact)|
The map below shows the exact location of the power station.
Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):
- Unit 2, Unit 1: 0.83511, 108.873675
Table 2: Unit-level details
|Unit name||Status||Fuel(s)||Capacity (MW)||Technology||Start year||Retired year|
|Unit 2||operating||coal - unknown||50||unknown||2019||–|
|Unit 1||operating||coal - unknown||50||unknown||2018||–|
Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details
|Unit 2||PT PLN (Persero) [100.0%]|
|Unit 1||PT PLN (Persero) [100.0%]|
Location of Bengkayang Power Station
The map below shows the plant, in Bengkayang, West Kalimantan Province.
The site is not to be confused with the Parit Baru power station. For additional details about the relationship and uncertainty related to the proposal, see its wiki for additional details.
The Bengkayang Power Station consists of 2 x 50 MW units and is operated by PLN. Unit 1 began operations in December 2018. Unit 2 began operations in July 2019. The Bengkayang Power Station is located approximately 2.5 miles northeast of the Kalbar-1 power station.
In October 2023, a memorandum of understanding was signed for the co-firing of palm oil-derived biomass at Bengkayang power station.
Articles and Resources
- Nina Soraya, Sambut Natal dan Tahun Baru, PLTU Bengkayang Siap Suplai 50 MW, Tribun Bengkayang, Dec. 19, 2018
- PLTU Parit Baru Site Bengkayang Beropersi Penuh 100 MW, Kuatkan Sistem Kelistrikan Kalbar, Tribun Bengkayang, Aug. 22, 2019
- PLN To Replace Coal With Palm Biomass For Co-Firing, Indonesian Palm Oil Association, Oct. 21, 2023
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