Paiton-3 power station
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The Paiton-3 power station is a 825-megawatt (MW) coal plant in East Java Province, Indonesia. It is part of the 4,950-MW Paiton power complex.
The satellite photo below shows the plant, located in Bhinor Village, Paiton District, Probolinggo Regency, East Java Province.
International Power has a 31% share in the project. In its 2009 annual report International Power, a 31% shareholder in the project, stated that "in March 2010 we signed the US$1,215 million financing for the 815MW coal-fired Paiton 3 plant in Indonesia, which will be located within the existing Paiton complex. The project, has a 30-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with PT PLN, the Indonesian state utility, and construction is covered by a fixed price contract with the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd."
Paiton-3 is part of the 4,950-MW Paiton coal-fired power complex, including the two-unit, 800-MW PLN Paiton plant, owned by PLN; the two-unit, 1,340-MW Paiton-1 plant, owned by GDF Suez; the two-unit, 1,300-MW Paiton-2 plant, owned by Siemens AG and YTL Corporation; and the single-unit, 660-MW PLN Paiton Baru plant, also owned by PLN.
- Sponsor: Paiton Energy
- Parent company: Mitsui, International Power, TEPCO
- Location: Bhinor Village, Paiton District, Probolinggo Regency, East Java Province, Indonesia
- Coordinates:-7.71446, 113.58326 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Gross Capacity: 825 MW
- Type: Subcritical
- In service: 2012
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Articles and resources
- International Power, 2009 Annual Report, International Power, 2010, page 52.
- "Coal-Fired Plants Financed by International Public Investment Institutions Since 1994", Appendix to Foreclosing the Future: Coal, Climate and International Public Finance: Investment in coal-fired power plants hinders the fight against global warming, Environmental Defense, April 2009.
- "Paiton III Coal Power Plant Indonesia," Global Energy Observatory, accessed December 2013