Batang Toru is a 510MW hydro power project. It is planned on Badantulu river/basin in North Sumatra, Indonesia. 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. The project construction is likely to commence in 2019 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2026. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed by PT North Sumatera Hydro Energy. PT Dharma Hydro Nusantara and PT PLN Nusantara Power are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 52.8% and 25% respectively.

Batang Toru is a run-of-river project. The penstock length will be 1,472m. The project is expected to generate 2,214 GWh of electricity.

The hydro power project consists of 4 turbines, each with 127.5MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2019. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to PT PLN (Persero) under a power purchase agreement for a period of 30 years.

Contractors involved

Sinohydro is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the hydro power project.

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This content was updated on 10 July 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.