44946-014: NONG SAENG NATURAL GAS POWER PROJECT

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The Project entails the construction of a 1,600-megawatt combined cycle power plant in Nong Saeng district, Saraburi Province, 120 km north of Bangkok. The Project will be developed and implemented under a 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with the Electricity Generation Authority of Thailand (EGAT), and a 25-year gas supply agreement (GSA) with PTT Public Company Limited (PTT). Project costs and fuel are passed through the ofttake agreement. The Project is a public-private partnership (PPP) under the Independent Power Producers (IPP) program, that utilizes commercial energy from power plants with capacities greater than 90 MW. An interconnecting pipeline from the plant will connect to PTT's existing Wangnoi-Kaengkoi transmission pipeline 20 kilometers away. A new transmission line will also be constructed to connect to EGAT's system 1.5 kilometers away. Read More

Country Thailand
Borrower/Equity Investment Name GULF JP NS COMPANY LIMITED
Project Number 44946-014
Project Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 7335
Approval Date 07 Jul 2011
Closing Date 27 May 2015
Geographical Location Saraburi Province, Thailand
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Conventional Energy
Thematic Classification Economic growth
Not yet classified
Private sector development
Safeguard Categories Environment: A
Resettlement: C
Indigenous People: C

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Daniel Wiedmer
Email contact

Responsible ADB Department
Private Sector Operations Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Infrastructure Finance Division 2

PDS Creation Date
07 Jan 2011

Last PDS Update
16 Sep 2013

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