Kapahiang Geothermal Power Plant is an 110MW geothermal power project. It is planned in Bengkulu, Indonesia. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2026 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2027.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Geothermal 110 110 Permitting Bengkulu, Indonesia PT PLN (Persero)

Description

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

The project cost is expected to be around $447.92m.

The geothermal power project consists of 2 turbines, each with 55MW nameplate capacity.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2026. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.

About PT PLN (Persero)

PT PLN (Persero) is a state-owned electric utility. It has presence in the energy value chain, from power generation and construction of power plants to transmission, distribution and retail sales of electricity. The company owns and operates hydro, geothermal, steam-turbine, combined cycle, gas-turbine, diesel, and other power plants; and procures energy from independent power producers. PLN also offers services such as electricity consultation, and construction, and installation and maintenance of electrical equipment. It distributes and sells electricity to residential, business, industrial, and public customers across Java-Bali, Sumatera, Sulawesi and Nusa Tenggara, Kalimantan and Maluku Papua in Indonesia. PLN is headquartered in Kebayoran Baru, Jakarta, Indonesia.

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