Khulna Power Company Ltd. (KPCL)

Khulna Power Company Ltd. (KPCL) Detailed Information

Khulna Power Company Ltd (KPCL) was established as a private limited company in October 1997. KPCL is the first private company in Bangladesh. In July 2009, the company transformed into a public limited company. KPCL has three units now this time.

The company started its first commercial operation on October 13, 1998, with Unit-1. Unit-1 power generation capacity is 110 MW. The plant consecutively set up Unit-2 and Unit-3. KPCL contributes to the national development of our country.

About KPCL (Khulna Power Company Ltd.)

Khulna Power Company Ltd is a furnace oil (HFO) fired-based electricity generation company in Bangladesh. The plant details information are given below:

  • Plant Type: Furnace Oil (HFO) fired
  • Location: Goalpara, Khalishpur, Khulna
  • Capacity: 265 MW (Unit-I), 115 MW (Unit-II)
  • Organization Type: Public limited company

Khulna Power Company Ltd. Project Details

Khulna Power Company Ltd has a total of 3 units. Unit-I was established on June 22, 2010, with a capacity of 265 MW. The electricity generation capacity of Unit-II is 115 MW under the contract of the Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB). The agreement was signed on June 23, 2010. KPCL is owned by 99% shares from KPC Unit-II.

Unit-II started its commercial operation on June 1, 2011. Khan Jahan Ali Power Company Ltd (KJAPCL) amalgamed with Khulna Power Company Ltd on July 25, 2010. The new plant started its commercial operations on May 29, 2011, with the name of KPCL Unit-III.

Khulna Power Company Ltd. Photo Gallery

The photos of Khulna Power Company Ltd are given below. The plant looks so beautiful.

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Khulna Power Company Ltd. Construction Details

Singapore-based Summit Power International Limited company was first built Khulna Power Company Ltd. The plant has three units. Unit number III is located in Noapara, Jessore. The other mane of unit-3 is KJAPCL. Highly skilled operators maintain the whole of the plant’s operations.

Raw Materials Of Khulna Power Company Ltd.

There are many types of power generating companies in Bangladesh. Different types of plants are built on different fuel resources. Khulna Power Company Limited is a Furnace Oil (HFO) powered power generating company. Thus, the primary fuel for plants is mineral oil.

Khulna Power Company Ltd. Location And Contact Information

Khulna Power Company Ltd has a corporate office in Dhaka. The whole of corporate office details is given below:

Corporate office:

  • Address: Landmark, 3rd Floor, 12-14 Gulshan North C/A, Gulshan-2, Dhaka.
  • Postal Code: 1212
  • Phone Number: 02-8823989
  • Email: kpcl@khulnapower.com
  • Website: http://www.khulnapower.com/contact-us/

Other Contact Informations

Registered Office

  • Landmark (3rd Floor)
  • 12-14 Gulshan North C/A
  • Gulshan-2, Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh.
  • Phone: [+8802] 58810932, 58810892, 58810868, 9844217
  • Fax: [+8802] 222263989
  • Email: kpcl@khulnapower.com

Power Plants

Khulna Power Company Ltd. (KPCL 110 MW Barge Mounted Plant)

  • Barge Mounted Power Plant
  • Goalpara, Khalishpur, Khulna.
  • Phone: (+88041) 763556-8;
  • Fax:(+88041) 760227

Khulna Power Company Unit II Ltd. (KPC Unit II 115 MW Plant)

  • Extended premises of KPCL
  • Goalpara, Khalishpur, Khulna.
  • Phone: (+88041) 763556-8;
  • Fax:(+88041) 760227

Khanjahan Ali Power Company Ltd. (KPC 40 MW Noapara Plant)

  • Noapara, Avaynagar, Jessore
  • Phone: (+8804222) 72354

Khulna Power Company Ltd. (KPCL) is the first Independent Power Producer (IPP) in Bangladesh. Khulna Power Company Ltd. has two subsidiary companies. Khulna Power Company Unit II Ltd., and Khanjahan Ali Power Company Ltd.

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