Pailin power station
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Pailin power station was a 200-megawatt (MW) proposed coal-fired power station in Krong Pailin, Cambodia.
The map below shows Pailin Town, the approximate location where the plant would have been built.
Background on Plant
In 2008 information-technology (IT) holding company Dragon One, announced plans to borrow about Bt20 billion from the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) and other foreign banks to finance construction of a 200 MW power plant in Cambodia. The power was to be used in Cambodia and eastern Thailand. Construction was slated to commence in 2009 for completion in 2012.
However, as of 2014 the project appears to have been cancelled.
- Sponsor: Dragon Power
- Parent company:
- Location: Krong Pailin, Cambodia
- Coordinates: 12.850556, 102.609444 (approximate)
- Status: Cancelled
- Capacity: 200 MW
- Type: Subcritical
- Coal Type:
- Coal Source:
- Source of financing:
- Permits and applications:
Articles and resources
- "IT firm to construct power plant," The Nation, January 23, 2008.