The South Sumatra 6(Sumsel 6) Mine Mouth Power Plant is 600MW coal fired power project. It is planned in South Sumatra, Indonesia. 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 2024.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Thermal||600||–||600||Permitting||South Sumatra, Indonesia||POSCO Engineering & Construction; PT Pendopo Energi Batubara|
The project is being developed and currently owned by POSCO Engineering & Construction and PT Pendopo Energi Batubara. The company’s ownership stake in the project stands as 56% and 44% respectively.
It is a steam turbine power plant. The fuel will be procured from Tanjung Enim Coal Mine.
The project cost is expected to be around $900m.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2024.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to PT PLN (Persero) under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years.
About POSCO Engineering & Construction
POSCO Engineering & Construction Co Ltd (POSCO E&C), a subsidiary of POSCO, is a provider of construction and engineering services. POSCO E&C offers services such as business planning to design, procurement, construction and operation. The company executes the construction of steel plants, environmental plants, power plants, mining and industrial plants, urban development, chemical plants and building works projects. POSCO E&C carries out civil works for roads, railways, harbors, land development and hydroelectric power projects. The company has operations in various countries across Asia, South America, the Middle East and Europe. The company is headquartered in Pohang-si, South Korea.
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