Sulut-1 power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Sulut-1 power station is a 2 x 50-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant proposed in Bindjeta, East Bolangitang District, North Sulawesi Province, Indonesia.

Location

The satellite photo below shows the plant in Bindjeta, East Bolangitang District, North Sulawesi Province, Indonesia.

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Background on Plant

Sulut-1 power station consists of 2 x 50 MW units.[1] The plant will be built in Bindjeta, East Bolangitang District, North Sulawesi.[2]

The long-range plan for 2019-2028 lists the two units coming online in 2021 and 2022.[3] In September 2019 Persero signed contracts for construction of the plant.[4] PT Medco Power Indonesia was awarded the operation and maintenance (O&M) contract. A consortium consisting of Medco Power, PT Inti Karya Persada Tehnik, PT PP Persero Tbk, ITOCHU Corporation, and Sumitomo Heavy Industries, was awarded the engineering, procurement, and construction contract.[5] The EPC contract was worth IDR1.24 trillion (approximately US$88 million).[6]

A June 2021 report from the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis lists a target operation date of 2023/2024 for the Sulut-1 power station.[7] An August 2021 news report, however, stated that progress on the Sulut-1 power station was 22% complete, and that commercial operation was targeted for Q4 2022.[6] As of December 2021 the estimated completion date for Unit 1 was 2023, and for Unit 2 it was 2024.[8]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: PT PLN Persero
  • Parent company: PT PLN Persero
  • Location: Bindjeta, East Bolangitang District, North Sulawesi Province, Indonesia
  • Coordinates: 0.890184, 123.470106 (exact)
  • Status: Construction
  • Gross Capacity: 2 x 50 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Start date: Unit 1: 2023; Unit 2: 2024
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