The construction of Siddhirganj 2×120 MW Peaking Power Plant Project has been completed on the bank of the river Shitalakhya within the Siddhirganj power station premises funded by Asian Development Bank
Electricity Generation Company of Bangladesh Limited signed a contract with Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) as EPC contractor for the above project on 31 January, 2007. 1st Unit was put on test run on 20 November, 2009 and it was inaugurated by the Honorable Prime Minister on 14 February, 2010. The 2nd Unit was put on test run on 26 May, 2010. The 2nd Unit was taken over from the EPC contractor on October 14, 2010. COD of both units was effective from February 5, 2012
31st Jan 2007
16th Jun 2007
05th Feb 2012
108.48 Million USD+353.20 Million BDT
Asian Development Bank (ADB), GOB.
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), India.
211.76 MW (2 x 105.88 MW)
Electricity Generation Company of Bangladesh Ltd.
SIDDHIRGANJ 2×120MW PEAKING POWER PLANT PROJECT
2 GT, 209.5437 MW (net), BHEL, India.
2 GTG, 135 MVA (each), BHEL, India.
3 Nos., Model: BCL406, BHEL, India.
2 Nos., 170MVA (each), BHEL, India.
No. of Unit
Honorable Prime Minister (Unit - 1)
14 February, 2010
Land Lease Agreement
Land Lease Agreement was signed between EGCB Ltd. & BPDB on 29 August, 2011 for 4.17 acres of land at Siddhirganj power station area on rental basis for the period of 23 years.
Power Purchase Agreement
A Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for 2x120 MW Peaking Power Plant at Siddhirganj was signed between EGCB Ltd. and BPDB on 29 August, 2011 for the period of 22 years.