The Anwara Gas Fired Power Plant is 590MW gas fired power project. It is planned in Chittagong, Bangladesh. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in January 2026. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Kyushu Electric Power, Sojitz and United Enterprises and. The company's ownership stake in the project stands as 60%, 20% and 20% respectively.

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

The project cost is expected to be around $560.875m.

Development status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in January 2026.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to Bangladesh Power Development Board under a power purchase agreement. The power will be sold at the rate of $0.037kWh for a period of 22 years.

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About Kyushu Electric Power

Kyushu Electric Power Co Inc (Kyushu Electric) generates and distributes electricity. The company stores, vaporizes, delivers and sells liquefied natural gas (LNG); and purchases, operates, charters and rents LNG carriers. It also constructs, maintains and repairs power generation facilities. The company generates electricity from various sources including nuclear, thermal, hydroelectric, geothermal, internal combustion, wind, solar and biomass sources. Kyushu Electric's non-energy businesses include IT and telecommunications, environmental and recycling businesses as well as lifestyle-oriented services. The company through IPP projects operates in Asia, North America, Latin America and Middle East. Kyushu Electric is headquartered in Kyushu, Fukuoka, Japan.

About Sojitz

Sojitz Corp (Sojitz) is an integrated global trading and investment group. The company has interest in a wide range of businesses worldwide including buying, selling, importing and exporting goods, manufacturing and selling products, and planning and coordinating projects. The company also invests in various sectors, conducts financing activities and provides logistics and insurance services. It operates in a broad range of sectors including automobiles, agricultural and forestry resources, chemicals, consumer goods, energy, foodstuff resources, industrial parks, mineral resources, and plants. The company has operations in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Oceania. Sojitz is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

About United Enterprises and

United Enterprises and Co Ltd (United Enterprises) is a real estate and construction company. The company has a diverse investment portfolio across power generation to healthcare, education, real-estate, construction, port, yarn spinning, specialized services, shipping and logistics among others. United Enterprises through its subsidiary collaborates with Surbana Jurong Infrastructure Pte Ltd in designing a Condominium Complex at Satarkul. It has residential and commercial projects in Dhaka city. United Group is headquartered in Dhaka, Bangladesh.


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