Sihanoukville SEZ power station

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Sihanoukville SEZ power station is a 100-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station under development in Preah Sihanouk (Sihanoukville) Province, Cambodia.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone, where the plant is being built.

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Background on Plant

Sihanoukville SEZ power station is a proposed 100 MW coal plant to supply power in the Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone. The project is sponsored by the Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone Co., a joint venture between Cambodia International Investment Development Group Co., Ltd. (CIIDG) and Jiangsu Taihu Cambodia International Economic Cooperation Zone Investment Co., Ltd. Construction began in June 2019. The plant was expected to be ready for initial trial in October 2020,[1] but will likely be delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Financing

The SSEZ coal plant was financed by a loan from Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) Phnom Penh branch.[2]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone Co.
  • Parent company: Cambodia International Investment Development Group Co., Ltd. (CIIDG) and Jiangsu Taihu Cambodia International Economic Cooperation Zone Investment Co., Ltd
  • Location: Prey Nob district, Preah Sihanouk (Sihanoukville) Province, Cambodia
  • Coordinates: 10.6071784, 103.63507394 (approximate)
  • Status: Construction
  • Gross capacity: 100 MW
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  • Start year: 2020
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  • Source of financing: Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC)

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References

  1. "华光电站"一带一路"西港热电工程正式启动 -国务院国有资产监督管理委员会". www.sasac.gov.cn. 2019-06-06. Retrieved 2020-11-18.
  2. "西港特区热电项目建设正式启动". 柬中時報 (in 中文). 2019-05-31. Retrieved 2020-11-18.

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