Sumut-1 power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Sumut-1 power station is a proposed 300-megawatt (MW) coal-fired station in North Sumatra Province, Indonesia. It is also referred to as Hamparan Perak PLTU and Paruh Kurau PLTU.

Location

The satellite photo below shows the plant in Paruh Kurau, Deli Serdang District, North Sumatra Province, Indonesia.

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Background on Plant

In the 2016-2025 and 2017-2026 PLN long-range supply plans, Sumut-1 power station is proposed for 2018. According to the 2017-2026 plan, the project is currently under construction.[1][2] In the 2018-2027 plan the project is listed for completion in 2019.[3] In the 2019-2028 plan the project is listed for completion in 2020.[4]

Opposition

In July 2016 an environmental activist in North Sumatra, Effendi Syahputra, alleged that the plant was being built without a permit from the Department of Transportation to build a dock. He also alleged that land reclamation was occurring improperly, with sea sand that was not in accordance with mining regulations.[5]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: PT PLN Persero
  • Parent company: PT PLN Persero
  • Location: Paruh Kurau, Deli Serdang District, North Sumatra Province, Indonesia
  • Coordinates: 3.7802498,98.6369399 (exact)
  • Status: Construction
  • Gross Capacity: 2 x 150 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Start date: 2020
  • Coal Type:
  • Coal Source:
  • Source of financing: PT Mabar Elektrind (Chinese)

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