About the Project

Name of the Project: Patuakhali 1320 (2x660) MW Coal Fired Thermal Power Plant

Project Location: Mouza: Dhankhali, Nishanbaria, Londa; Union: Dhankhali; Upazilla: Kalapara; District: Patuakhali.

Capacity: 1320 (2x660) MW

Project Cost: USD 2.54 Billion

Debt : Equity: 70:30

Required Land: 500 acres

Type of the Power Plant: Ultra Supercritical

Cooling System: Closed Cycle (Cooling Tower)

Source of Water: Rabnabad Channel

Mechanism: Low Nox Burner, Electro Static Precipitator (ESP), Flue Gas, De-Sulfurization (FGD), Induced draft Cooling Tower.

Power Evacuation: At 400 KV level to the National Grid

Fuel Type: Imported Coal (from Indonesia & Australia)

Coal Requirement: 12273 tons (daily); 4 Million tons (yearly)

Commercial Operation: August, 2023 (1st Unit 660 MW)

Date (As per PPA): December, 2023 (2nd Unit 660 MW)

Power Purchaser: Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB)