Orion Group

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The Orion Group is a diversified Bangldesh company which states on its website that it has interests in "in the Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics & Toiletries, Infrastructure Development, Real Estate & Construction, Power, High-tech Agro Products, Hospitality, Textiles & Garments, Aviation Management sectors."[1]

Proposed coal plants

The Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) has proposed a major expansion of power generation capacity and is promoting the involvement of private producer on a "build-own-operate" (BOO) basis. The Orion Group has interests in three coal-fired power generation projects. These are:

Country Developer CARMA ID Plant Status Proposed commissioning date MW Fuel Latitude Longitude
Bangladesh Orion Group - Chittagong power station BPDB states "Contract Signed with Orion Group on 27.06.2012"[2] March 2016[2] 283 MW coal - -
Bangladesh Orion Group - Khulna South power station BPDB states "Contract Signed with Orion Group on 27.06.2012"[2] March 2016[2] 1300 coal -
Bangladesh Orion Group - Maowa power station BPDB states "Contract Signed with Orion Group on 27.06.2012"[2] July 2016[2] 522 coal - -

Personnel

Contact details

Orion Group
Orion House, 153-154 Tejgaon I/A
Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh
Tel: +88.02.8870133, 8870134
Fax: +88.02.8870108
Website: http://www.orion-group.net/

Articles and resources

References

  1. Orion Group, "Taking our Nation A Step Towards Tomorrow", Orion Group website, accessed July 2013.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 Bangladesh Power Development Board, "Power Generation Project From 2013 to 2017", Bangladesh Power Development Board, January 20, 2013, page 3.

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