Ca Mau Combined Cycle Power Plant is a 1,500MW gas fired power project. It is located in Ca Mau, Vietnam. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in March 2008.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,500 1,500 Active Ca Mau, Vietnam PetroVietnam Power


The project is developed and owned by PetroVietnam Power. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a combined cycle gas turbine (ccgt) power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is natural gas. In case of shortage of natural gas the plant can also run on Distillate Fuel Oil. The fuel is procured from PM3-CAA and Cai Nuoc Gas Field.

The project cost is $880m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in March 2008.

Contractors Involved

Fichtner and Lilama were selected to render EPC services for the gas fired power project.

Siemens was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 4 units of SGT5-4000F gas turbines, each with 250MW nameplate capacity.

Siemens was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 2 units of SST-5000 steam turbines, each with 250MW nameplate capacity.

Siemens supplied electric generator for the project.

Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction supplied steam boiler for the project.

About PetroVietnam Power

PetroVietnam Power Corp (PV Power) is a utility company that generates and distributes electricity. The company produces electricity using crude oil, natural gas, hydro, coal, and gas sources. It also offers services that include management, construction, and operation of power plants, clean power CDM projects, electric power infrastructure; power generation and trading; consulting; and import and export services. PV Power also invests in power projects. The company owns and operates gas and coal-fired thermal, hydropower, and wind power projects in Vietnam. Its project portfolio includes CA MAU 1 Gas Thermal Power Plant; NHON TRACH 1 Gas Thermal Power Plant, Dakdrinh Hydropower Plant, Xekaman Hydropower Plant, and others. PV Power is headquartered in Ha Noi, Vietnam.


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