44931-014: BANGCHAK SOLAR POWER PROJECT

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The project involves construction of 2 solar power generation plants, a smaller 8 MW plant (net capacity with Provincial Electricity Authority offtake) and a larger 30 MW plant (net capacity with Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand offtake) in the Ayutthaya Province. The first plant has a gross capacity of 10 MW and will operate under the Very Small Power Producer (VSPP) program and the second plant has a gross capacity 34.5 MW and will operate under the Small Power Producer (SPP) program. The site has approximately 480 rai (76.8 hectares) of relatively flat land. The two plants are being implemented under a 5-year automatically renewable (on a continual basis) Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) under the SPP and with the Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA) under the VSPP programs. Read More

Country Thailand
Borrower/Equity Investment Name BANGCHAK PETROLEUM PUBLIC CO. LTD.
Project Number 44931-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7314
Approval Date 05 Oct 2010
Closing Date 12 Oct 2012
Geographical Location Ayutthaya province of Central Thailand
Sector / Subsector Classification Not yet classified
/ For Classification
Thematic Classification Not yet classified
Safeguard Categories Environment: B
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Robert Lockhart
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 2

PDS Creation Date
01 Sep 2010

Last PDS Update
30 Sep 2013

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