Tan Phuoc power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Tân Phước power station is a proposed 4,000 megawatt (MW) gas-fired power station in Tiền Giang province, Vietnam. It was formerly a proposed 2,400-megawatt (MW) coal plant complex.

Location

The map below shows the location of Tân Phước district, Tiền Giang province, where the plant would be built.

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Background

The project is listed in Revised Power Development Plant VII for the period 2027-2029. An investor has not yet been identified.[1]

In January 2017 it was reported that the project was assigned to Vietnam Electricity (EVN), which will switch to liquified natural gas (also reported as liquified petroleum gas) in order speed up the project.[2][3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Vietnam Electricity (EVN) [4]
  • Parent company: Vietnam Power Group[5]
  • Location: Tân Phước, Tiền Giang province, Vietnam
  • Coordinates: 10.448, 106.709 (approximate)
  • Status: No longer a coal plant; will use liquified natural gas (also reported as liquified petroleum gas)
  • Gross generating capacity (proposed): 4,000 MW[6]
    • Unit 1: LNG-fired combined-cycle, 1,000 MW (start-up in 2024)[7]
    • Unit 2: LNG-fired combined-cycle, 1,000 MW (start-up in 2025)[7]
    • Unit 3: LNG-fired combined-cycle, 1,000 MW (start-up in 2026)[7]
    • Unit 4: LNG-fired combined-cycle, 1,000 MW (start-up in 2027)[7]

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References

  1. DANH MỤC CÁC DỰ ÁN NGUỒN ĐIỆN VÀO VẬN HÀNH GIAI ĐOẠN 2016 - 2030, Ban hành kèm theo Quyết định số 428/QĐ-TTg ngày 18 tháng 3 năm 2016 của Thủ tướng Chính phủ (LIST OF POWER PROJECT IN OPERATION PERIOD 2016 - 2030, Issued together with Decision No. 428 / QD - TTg of March 18, 2016 by the Prime Minister)
  2. Quy hoạch điện VII hiệu chỉnh sẽ xem xét tổng thể nhiệt điện than?, Thien Nhien, 23 Jan. 2017.
  3. "Quy hoạch điện VII hiệu chỉnh sẽ xem xét tổng thể nhiệt điện than?," VOV.VN, 21 January 2017
  4. Annual Report 2017, Vietnam Electricity, Feb 2, 2018
  5. Overview of Vietnam Electricity, Vietnam Electricity (EVN),Dec 21, 2015
  6. Mekong Delta shuns coal-fired power plants, Intellasia, Sep 26, 2019
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 EVN and Cooperation Potential, Vietnam Electricity (EVN), Oct 2019

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