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January 21, 2022

Barapukuria Coal Fired Power Plant Extension, Bangladesh

By Carmen

Barapukuria Coal Fired Power Plant Extension is a 275MW coal fired power project. It is located in Rangpur, Bangladesh. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in November 2017.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 275 275 Active Rangpur, Bangladesh CCC Engineering; Harbin Electric


The project was developed by CCC Engineering and Harbin Electric. The project is currently owned by Bangladesh Power Development Board.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant. The fuel is procured from Barapukuria Coal Mine.

The project cost is $345m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in November 2017.

Contractors Involved

CCC Engineering and Harbin Electric were selected to render EPC services for the coal fired power project.

About Harbin Electric

Harbin Electric Co Ltd (Harbin Electric) is a subsidiary of Harbin Electric Corp, is a power equipment company that manufactures and sells power plant equipment. It offers hydro, thermal, nuclear and gas turbine equipment; desulfurization and denitration equipment; power station valves, petrochemical vessels, and industrial boilers; AC and DC motors; industrial steam turbines; and fans and control and protection devices. The company also provides engineering, contracting, and electrical equipment export services for thermal and hydro power stations, turnkey combined cycle power plant engineering and construction of transport substation facilities and utilities. It exports the products to South Asia, South East Asia, South America, and North East Africa. Harbin Electric is headquartered in Harbin, Heilongjiang, China.


All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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