The Eumseong CCGT Power Project is 1,142MW gas fired power project. It is planned in North Chungcheong, South Korea. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in December 2024.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,142 1,142 Permitting North Chungcheong, South Korea Korea East-West Power


The project is being developed and currently owned by Korea East-West Power.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant.

The project cost is expected to be around $1,010.976m.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by December 2024.

Contractors Involved

POSCO Engineering & Construction is expected to render EPC services for the gas fired power project.

Eumseong CCGT Power Project (Eumseong CCGT Power Project Unit I) will be equipped with Siemens Energy steam turbine. The phase consists 1 steam turbine.

Eumseong CCGT Power Project (Eumseong CCGT Power Project Unit I) will be equipped with Siemens Energy 9000HL gas turbine. The phase consists of 1 gas turbine.

Siemens Energy is expected to be the supplier of SGen-3000W electric generator for the Eumseong CCGT Power Project (Eumseong CCGT Power Project Unit I).

About Korea East-West Power

Korea East-West Power Co Ltd (EWP), a subsidiary of Korea Electric Power Corp, is a state-owned electric utility producer. It generates and supplies the electricity to its customers in the region. It produces electricity from various sources including coal, oil, liquefied natural gas, mini hydro, and renewable sources such as solar, wind, biomass, and bio gas. The company also offers plant construction, engineering, plant operations, and plant maintenance services; and financial investment services for the exploration and development of mines. EWP serves in domestic and overseas regions. It has operating and developing interests in power generation facilities in North America, Latin America and the Caribbean, Asia, and Oceania. EWP is headquartered in Jung-gu, Ulsan, South Korea.


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