Bhairab power station

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Bhairab power station is an operating power station of at least 54-megawatts (MW) in Bhairab, Dhaka, Bangladesh. It is also known as Bhairov, Bhairob.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Bhairab power station Bhairab, Dhaka, Bangladesh 24.055985, 90.9794311 (approximate)[1]

The map below shows the approximate location of the power station.

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Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1-3 operating[2][3][4] fossil liquids - heavy fuel oil[4] 54.6[5] internal combustion[2][3][4] 2021[3]

CHP is an abbreviation for Combined Heat and Power. It is a technology that produces electricity and thermal energy at high efficiencies. Coal units track this information in the Captive Use section when known.

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner
Unit 1-3 Doreen Power Generations and Systems Ltd [100.0%]

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