Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant is a 1,300MW gas fired power project. It is located in South West, Singapore. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in April 2007.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,300 1,300 Active South West, Singapore Keppel Merlimau Cogen

Description

The project is developed and owned by Keppel Merlimau Cogen. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a ccgt with cogen 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 Oil. The fuel is procured from Keppel Gas Ltd.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in April 2007.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Keppel Electric under a power purchase agreement for a period of 15 years. The contracted capacity is 1,300MW.

Contractors Involved

GE Power was selected to render EPC services for the gas fired power project.

Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant (Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant Phase I Block I) is equipped with GE Power steam turbine. The Gas fired phase consists 1 steam turbine.

Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant (Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant Phase I Block I) is equipped with GE Power GT13E2 gas turbines. The phase consists of 2 gas turbines.

Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant (Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant Phase II Block I) is equipped with GE Power GT26 gas turbine. The phase consists of 1 gas turbine.

Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant (Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant Phase II Block I) is equipped with GE Power STF15C steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine.

Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant (Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant Phase II Block II) is equipped with GE Power GT26 gas turbine. The phase consists of 1 gas turbine.

Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant (Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant Phase II Block II) is equipped with GE Power STF15C steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant (Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant Phase I Block I).

GE Power supplied TOPGAS, Hydrogen Cooled electric generator for the Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant (Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant Phase II Block I).

GE Power supplied TOPGAS, Hydrogen Cooled electric generator for the Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant (Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant Phase II Block II).

John Cockerill Group supplied steam boiler for the Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant (Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant Phase I Block I).

GE Power supplied steam boiler for the Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant (Keppel Merlimau Cogeneration Plant Phase II Block I).

GE Power is the O&M contractor for thermal power project for a period of 20 years.

About Keppel Merlimau Cogen

Keppel Merlimau Cogen Pte Ltd (Keppel) is a power generating utility. The company owns and operates a gas-fired combined cycle power plant on Jurong Island in Singapore. Its power generation facility has total generation capacity of approximately 1,300 MW. The company’s cogeneration facility is located at the Tembusu sector of Jurong Island which is an industrial hub. The company also supplies steam and water for its industrial customers. Its electricity is transmitted through the company’s affiliate Keppel Electric. The company operates as a subsidiary of Keppel Infrastructure Pte Ltd. Keppel is headquartered in Singapore

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