Mien Trung power station
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Mien Trung power station (in Vietnamese, Nhà máy điện Miền Trung) is a proposed 1,500-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in Chu Lai Industrial Zone, Tam Quang Commune, Nui Thanh District, Quang Nam Province, Vietnam.
The map below shows the exact location of the proposed power station in Chu Lai Industrial Zone, Tam Quang Commune, Nui Thanh District, Quang Nam Province, Vietnam.
In 2017, GE signed a memorandum of understanding with PetroVietnam to develop the combined cycle power plants, Mien Trung I & II. The gas will be sourced from the Cá Voi Xanh (Blue Whale) oil field. The Vietnamese government approved the project in November 2019 and as of June 2021 it was reported that feasibility studies were being conducted.
- Sponsor: PetroVietnam Power Corp
- Parent company: Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam)
- Location: Chu Lai Industrial Zone, Tam Quang Commune, Nui Thanh District, Quang Nam Province, Vietnam
- Coordinates: 15.440468, 108.618372 (exact)
- Gross capacity (proposed): 1,500 MW
- Combined-cycle unit: 750 MW (to start 2023)
- Combined-cycle unit: 750 MW (to start 2024)
Articles and Resources
- MIEN TRUNG POWER CENTER PROJECT, PetroVietnam website, 5 May 2017
- GE signs a series of energy agreements for power projects in Vietnam, Enerdata, 2 Jun 2017
- Nine new gas-fired plants to boost southern Vietnam, Power Engineering International, Jun. 21, 2017
- Phuong Thu, Gas-to-power projects attract global energy giants, Vietnam Investment Review, 2 Aug 2018
- Civi Yap, Sponsor to continue developing Vietnam CCGT, IJGlobal, Jun. 24, 2021