Ghorashal Repowering Unit 4 Power Plant is a 400MW gas fired power project. It is located in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in October 2018.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 400 400 Active Dhaka, Bangladesh Bangladesh Power Development Board


The project is developed and owned by Bangladesh Power Development Board.

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

The project cost is $252.252m.

Ghorashal Repowering Unit 4 Power Plant (Ghorashal Repowering Unit 4 Power Plant Unit-II) consists of 1 steam turbine with 200MW nameplate capacity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in October 2018.

Contractors Involved

China Energy Engineering and Guangdong Power Engineering were selected to render EPC services for the gas fired power project.

Ghorashal Repowering Unit 4 Power Plant (Ghorashal Repowering Unit 4 Power Plant Unit-I) is equipped with GE Power 9F.03 gas turbine. The phase consists of 1 gas turbine with 210MW nameplate capacity.

About Bangladesh Power Development Board

Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) is an integrated electric utility. It generates using gas, furnace oil, diesel, hydro, coal and solar; and imports power from India. The company operates independent power plants/SIPP, rental power plant and REB using steam turbine, gas turbine, combined cycle, reciprocating engine, hydro, and solar PV technologies. BPDB sells electricity on wholesale basis to distribution utilities, Dhaka Power Distribution Company, West Zone Power Distribution Company Limited, Dhaka Electric Supply Company, Rural Electrification Board and Northern Electricity Supply Company Ltd. It also retails energy in Chattogram, Cumilla, Mymensing and Sylhet distribution zones. BPDC is headquartered in Dhaka, Bangladesh.


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