Siddhirganj Gas Fired Power Plant is a 260MW gas fired power project. It is located in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in April 1970.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 260 260 Active Dhaka, Bangladesh


The project is currently owned by Bangladesh Power Development Board with a stake of 100%.

It is a Gas Turbine power plant that is used for Peakload. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is natural gas. In case of shortage of natural gas the plant can also run on Fuel Oil.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in April 1970.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Bangladesh Power Development Board under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

Technopromexport and The Bengal Electric were selected to render EPC services for the gas fired power project.

Electrotyazhmash supplied TGV-200-2T3 electric generator for the Siddhirganj Gas Fired Power Plant (Siddhirganj Gas Fired Power Plant Unit II).

Taganrog Boiler-Making Works Krasny Kotelshchik supplied steam boiler for the Siddhirganj Gas Fired Power Plant (Siddhirganj Gas Fired Power Plant Unit II).


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