Belawan ST Power Plant is a 260MW oil fired power project. It is located in North Sumatra, Indonesia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1984.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 260 260 Active North Sumatra, Indonesia


The project is currently owned by PT PLN (Persero).

It is a Steam Turbine power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is marine fuel oil. In case of shortage of marine fuel oil the plant can also run on Natural Gas.

The project generated 926,790MWh of electricity.

The Oil fired project consists of 4 steam turbines, each with 65MW nameplate capacity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1984.


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