Bintan power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Bintan Power Station is a proposed 200-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant on Riau island, Indonesia.


The satellite photo below shows the location of the plant on Riau, Indonesia, as shown in the PLN long-range plan for 2019-2028.[1]

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In March 2019 PLN UIW Riau announced that it planned to buid a 2 x 100 MW coal-fired plant in Tanjung Pinang on Riau Island.[2] In March 2020 a Decree (SK) of Location Appointment (Penlok) was signed by the Acting Head (Plt) of the Governor of Riau Islands, designating 66.3 ha in the Galangbatang area, Bintan.[3] In June 2020 surveys and land acquisition for a site in Gunung Kijang Village, Gunung Kijang District had begun and were supposed to be complete by December 2020.[4]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: PLN UIW Riau
  • Parent company: PLN UIW Riau
  • Location: Riau island, Indonesia
  • Coordinates: 0.899668, 104.617247 (exact)
  • Status: Pre-permit development
  • Gross Capacity: 2 x 100 MW
  • Type:
  • Projected in service: Unit 1: 2024; Unit 2 2024
  • Coal Type:
  • Coal Source:
  • Source of financing:

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