Tagkawayan Power Station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Philippinescoal}}Tagkawayan Power Station is a proposed 1,200-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Barangas Awasan, Tagkawayan, Quezon province.


The map below shows Barangas Awasan, Tagkawayan, Quezon province, the approximate location where the plant would be built.

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Background on Plant

The project was issued a Certificate of Endorsement (COE) by the Philippine Department of Energy (DOE) on Jan. 19, 2017.[1] In August 2018 the sponsor Orion Pacific Prime Energy submitted a Ceritificate of Registration with the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP), and was in talks with Meralco for a Power Service Agreement (PSA).[2] The project will cost an estimated US$2.1 billion.[2] In March 2019 the DOE described the project as 1,200 MW.[3]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Orion Pacific Prime Energy
  • Parent company: Orion Pacific Prime Energy
  • Location: Barangas Awasan, Tagkawayan, Quezon Province, Philippines
  • Coordinates: 14.0372735,122.3082583 (approximate)
  • Status: Pre-permit development
  • Gross Capacity: 1,200 MW
  • Type:
  • Projected in service: 2024
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  • Coal Source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. PRIVATE SECTOR INITIATED POWER PROJECTS AS OF DECEMBER 2017, Philippine Department of Energy, 31 Dec. 2017
  2. 2.0 2.1 PRIVATE SECTOR INITIATED POWER PROJECTS AS OF SEPTEMBER 2018, Philippine Department of Energy, 30 Sep. 2017
  3. PRIVATE SECTOR INITIATED POWER PROJECTS AS OF MARCH 2019 (LUZON), Philippine Department of Energy, 31 Mar., 2019

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