The Quang Trach I Power Plant is 1,200MW coal fired power project. It is planned in Quang Binh, Vietnam. 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 multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2021 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2025. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed by PetroVietnam Engineering Consultancy and Vietnam Electricity. The project is currently owned by Vietnam Electricity with a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant. The power plant can run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant will be coal. In case of shortage of coal the plant will run on Fuel Oil.

The project will generate 8,400,000MWh of electricity. The project cost is expected to be around $1,780m.

The Coal fired project consists of 2 steam turbines, each with 600MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2021. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2025.

Contractors involved

Construction Corporation No.1, Hyundai Engineering & Construction and Mitsubishi are expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the coal fired power project.

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About PetroVietnam Engineering Consultancy

Petrovietnam Engineering Consultancy JSC is a Vietnam-based company engaged in the oil and gas industry. It offers oil and gas related services, such as investment advisory, technical consultancy, engineering, installation, surveying, architectural, inspe

About Vietnam Electricity

Vietnam Electricity (EVN) is an integrated electric utility that generates, transmits and distributes and sells energy. The company produces power from hydro, coal, oil, and gas sources. EVN operates various power plants and electricity generation companies. It operates the entire national power transmission and distribution network and controls operation of the national power system through the National Load Dispatch Center. The company imports electricity from China and Laos, and exports power to Cambodia and Laos. It operates through power generation and distribution companies in Vietnam. EVN is headquartered in Hanoi, Vietnam.


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