East Halmahera power station
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East Halmahera power station is a proposed 180-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in East Halmahera, North Maluku, Indonesia.
The map below shows the location of the nickel mine in Tanjung Buli, East Halmahera, North Maluku, where the plant will be built.
Background on Plant
The plant is a joint project between PT Tambang Batubara Bukit Asam (PTBA) and PT Aneka Tambang (ANTM) to power ANTM's new ferronickel plant in Tanjung Buli, East Halmahera, North Maluku. In March 2019 PTBA and ANTM stated that the project would be 3 x 60 MW and is scheduled for completion in 2023. In October 2019 PTBA announced that it was investing Rp 2.59 trillion (US$185 million) in the project, now described as a 2 x 45 MW plant.
- Sponsor: PT Tambang Batubara Bukit Asam; PT Aneka Tambang
- Parent company: PT Tambang Batubara Bukit Asam 75%; PT Aneka Tambang 25%
- Location: Tanjung Buli, East Halmahera, North Maluku, Indonesia
- Coordinates: 0.8325084, 128.2852732 (approximate)
- Status: Announced
- Gross Capacity: 90 MW (2 x 45 MW)
- Start date: 2023
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Articles and resources
- Bukit Asam to Set Aside $1.5B to Build Power Plants in 2018, The Insider Stories, Nov. 24, 2017
- First Semester 2018, Bukit Asam Coal Mining Capital Expenditure Uptake 50%, Bursa, Jul. 23, 2018
- PT Bukit AsamTbk and PT Aneka TambangTbk Form a Joint Venture to Build a Power Plant in East Halmahera, ASEAN Power, Mar. 14, 2019
- Gandeng Antam, Bukit Asam Bangun PLTU di Halmahera Rp 2,6 T, CNBC Indonesia, Oct. 28, 2019