Oil- and Gas-Fired Plants in Bangladesh

 

 

 

Ghorasal
Location: Dhaka
Operator: Bangladesh Power Development Board
Configuration: 2 X 55 MW, 4 X 210 MW
Operation: 1971-1999
Fuel: natural gas, fuel oil
Boiler supplier: Tlmace, Taganrog
T/G supplier: LMZ, Electrosila
EPC: Technopromexport, Bengal Electric
Quick facts: This is the largest power plant in Bangladesh.

Photograph courtesy of Bengal Electric Ltd
Posted 11 Jul 2007

Siddhirganj
Location: Dhaka
Operator: Bangladesh Power Development Board
Configuration: 1 X 50 MW, 1 X 210 MW
Operation: 1970-2004
Fuel: natural gas, fuel oil
Boiler supplier: IHI, Taganrog
T/G supplier: MHI, LMZ, Electrosila
EPC: Technopromexport, Bengal Electric
Quick facts: Siddhirganj-5 was built with the technical assistance of Russia at a cost of Taka 1,311.5 crore, including suppliers’ credit of Taka 86.72 crore. Three 10-MW units were installed at the site in 1959, all now retired.

Photograph courtesy of Bengal Electric Ltd
Posted 11 Jul 2007

Abbreviations:  IHI = Ishikawajima-Harima Heavy Industries, LMZ = Leningradsky Metallichesky Zavod, MHI = Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, T/G = turbine generator

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 07/11/07

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