Garafir power station

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The Garafir power station is a proposed 80-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Kindia Prefecture, Guinea.

Location

The map below shows the location of Kindia, Guinea, but not the exact location of the power station.

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Background

Allergan, BAGR Berliner Aluminiumwerk, and Metalcorp are planning a 3 mtpa bauxite export and 1.6 mtpa alumina mining operation in Guinea, planned for operation in 2019-2020. The project includes plans for an 80 MW integrated coal plant.[1]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Guinea Bauxite Company
  • Parent company: Allergan, BAGR Berliner Aluminiumwerk, Metalcorp
  • Location: Kindia, Kindia Prefecture, Kindia region, Guinea
  • Coordinates: 10.066667, -12.85 (approximate)
  • Status: Pre-permit development
  • Gross Capacity: 80 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
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Articles and resources

References

  1. "New Mining Projects: Developing Early Stage Projects: Guinea Case Study," 23rd Bauxite & Alumina Conference, 16 March, 2017

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