The Long Phu 3 Power Plant is 1,800MW coal fired power project. It is planned in Soc Trang, Vietnam. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2033 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2035. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Banpu Power. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant.

The project cost is expected to be around $2,000m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2033. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2035.

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About Banpu Power

Banpu Power Plc (Banpu), a subsidiary of Banpu PCL, is a power generation company. It owns and operates both conventional and renewable power businesses using the most efficient technologies. The company also has co-investing prominent partners across its assets. Banpu has a total of thirty-two power plants and projects, with a total equity-based power generation capacity from projects in development. The Company produces and distributes electricity from thermal power generation and renewable power generation in the Asia-Pacific region, including Thailand, Laos, China, Japan and Vietnam. Banpu is headquartered in Bankok, Thailand.


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