Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) signed an agreement with AES (Allied Energy Systems) to set up a power plant in Meghnaghat for 22 years electricity purchase contract. BPDB leased 35 acres of land on the bank of River Meghna to set up the plant, which is Meghnaghat Power Limited. In November 2002, the plant started its operation.
UK company CDC Globeleq finally purchased the plant through various shifts in 2007. The plant contributes 9% of the electricity demand in Bangladesh with the supply of domestic, agricultural, and industrial purposes.
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All About Meghnaghat Power Limited
Information is essential for an organization or any other company. Now all the details of Meghnaghat Power Limited are given below the blog.
- Plant Type: Gas-Fired Power Plant
- Location: Char Ramzan Sunaullah, Meghnaghat, Sonargaon, Narayanganj-1441, Bangladesh
- Capacity:450 MW
- Investment: 289.6 million US$
- Organization Type: Privet company limited.
Meghnaghat Power Limited Project Details
Asian Development Bank and other organizations have funded the amount of 220 million US$ for the Meghnaghat Power Limited project. Bangladesh’s government also helps contribute to the project’s implementation by investing a significant amount of money.
Meghnaghat Power Limited Photo Gallery
Meghnaghat Power Limited is located on the Riverbank of Meghna. The surroundings of the plant look so good. The plant has gained many awards from the government and other organizations. Some of the photos of Meghnaghat Power Limited are given below:
Meghnaghat Power Limited Construction Details
Hyundai Engineering and Construction company constructed the power plant. The plant is based on producing electricity by natural gas combined cycle. The central theme of the power plant is to produce electricity by flowing heavy pressurized water steam into the turbine with Liquid fuel & Natural Gas.
Raw Materials Of Meghnaghat Power Limited
The raw materials of Meghnaghat Power Limited are Liquid fuel & Natural Gas. Liquid fuel & Natural Gas are used to produce heat in a boiler.
Meghnaghat Power Limited is a company of Summit group. The power generation plant produces electricity and distributes it among the people of Narayanganj. The plant helps to reduce electricity problems and contributes to the national grid. The socio-economic development of Bangladesh is increasing by Meghnaghat Power Limited, and daily, it has become a benefactor of Bangladesh.