Purari is a 2,500MW hydro power project. It is planned on Purari river/basin in Chimbu, Papua New Guinea. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the announced stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2029 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2033. Buy the profile here.

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Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2029. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2033.

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About Fortescue Future Industries

Fortescue Future Industries Pty Ltd (FFI), a subsidiary of Fortescue Metals Group Ltd, is a provider of green energy. The company develops a portfolio of renewable energy and green hydrogen projects. Its portfolio of projects includes hydropower, geothermal, solar and wind assets that support the establishment of green energy and green product industries. The company develops zero-emission green hydrogen from renewable sources and invests in decarbonization technologies to reduce the use of fossil fuels. It has operations across Iceland, New Zealand and Australia. Fortescue Future Industries is headquartered in East Perth, Western Australia, Australia.

This content was updated on 25 January 2024

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