The Quang Tri Power Plant is 1,320MW coal fired power project. It is planned in Quang Tri, Vietnam. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in April 2026.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,320 1,320 Permitting Quang Tri, Vietnam EGAT International; Electricity Generating Public; RATCH Group


The project is being developed and currently owned by EGAT International, Electricity Generating Public and RATCH Group. The company’s ownership stake in the project stands as 40%, 30% and 30% respectively.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant.

The project will generate 7,250,000MWh of electricity. The project cost is expected to be around $2,363.36m.

The thermal power project will consists of 2 turbines each with 660 MW nameplate capacity.

Development Status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by April 2026.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project will be sold to Vietnam Electricity under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

Power Engineering Consulting 2 Joint Stock is expected to render EPC services for the coal fired power project.

About Electricity Generating Public

Electricity Generating Public Co Ltd (EGCO) is an energy utility. The company sells electricity to EGAT and industrial users through power purchase agreements. It also provides engineering, procurement and construction and maintenance and operational services to power plants, oil refineries, petrochemical plants, and other industries. The company generates electricity from natural gas, coal, biomass, waste, hydro, solar, wind, and geothermal sources. Through its interests in independent power producer (IPP), small power producer (SPP), very small power producer (VSPP), and other power producer companies, the company operates power plants in Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines, Lao PDR, South Korea, Taiwan and Australia. EGCO also has interest in various projects in under construction phases. EGCO is headquartered in Bangkok, Thailand.

About RATCH Group

RATCH Group PCL (RATCH), formerly Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding Public Co Ltd, is an independent power producer. Through investments in subsidiaries, associates and joint ventures, the company operates electricity generating and related businesses. It operates independent power producing and small power producing (SPP) natural gas, coal, and fuel oil power plants. RATCH invests in very small power producing solar, wind, and biomass plants, and SPP plants; and fuel power plants, renewable projects, electricity generation, and energy projects across Asia Pacific. It also provides power plant operation and maintenance; coal mining; fuel sourcing and supply; lignite mining; biomass materials sourcing; and gas turbine refurbishment services. RATCH is headquartered in Nonthaburi, Thailand.


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