Upper Cisokan is a 1,040MW hydro power project. It is planned on Cisokan river/basin in West Java, Indonesia. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2027. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed by China Gezhouba Group and PT PLN (Persero). The project is currently owned by PT PLN (Persero) with a stake of 100%.
Upper Cisokan is a pumped storage project. The gross head and net head of the project will be 301.5m and 276m respectively. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, is expected to be 6 in number. The penstock length will be 475m. The penstock diameter will be 5.9m.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.
Astaris, DL Holdings and PT Wijaya Karya (Persero) are expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the hydro power project.
Andritz Hydro will be the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company is expected to provide 4 units of pump turbines, each with 260MW nameplate capacity.
Andritz Hydro will supply electric generator(s) for the project.
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About China Gezhouba Group
China Gezhouba Group Co Ltd (CGGC) is an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company. It offers a wide range of services including dredging, foundation works, building construction, engineering survey, designing and construction. The company carries out power construction, equipment installation, water engineering, airport and port projects, municipal projects, real estate, equipment manufacturing, investment and financing, and planning and design activities. CGGC develops hydroelectric plants, power plants, ports, roads, railways, and industrial, commercial, civil and municipal buildings. The company operates along with its subsidiaries and affiliates in China and carries out projects internationally across South Asia, South East Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, Oceania and Africa. CGGC is headquartered in Wuhan, Hubei, China.
About PT PLN (Persero)
PT PLN (Persero) is a state-owned electric utility. It has presence in the energy value chain, from power generation and construction of power plants to transmission, distribution and retail sales of electricity. The company owns and operates hydro, geothermal, steam-turbine, combined cycle, gas-turbine, diesel, and other power plants; and procures energy from independent power producers. PLN also offers services such as electricity consultation, construction, installation, as well as maintenance of electrical equipment. It distributes and sells electricity to residential, business, industrial, and public customers across Java-Bali, Sumatera, Sulawesi and Nusa Tenggara, Kalimantan and Maluku Papua in Indonesia. PLN is headquartered in Kebayoran Baru, Jakarta, Indonesia.