KHULNA POWER COMPANY LTD. (KPCL)

 

AT A GLANCE

KPCL began its Commercial Operation on 13th October, 1998 at its plant in Goalpara, Khulna and became the first Independent Power Producer (IPP) in the private sector in the country. The local EPC works of the project was carried out by Neptune Commercial Ltd. (NCL), a subsidiary of United Group. With an initial power supply agreement of 15 years with the Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB), the project was developed on a build, own & operate basis.

  • 1st Independent Power Producer (IPP) in the private sector in Bangladesh
  • Barge mounted power plant, commissioned within a record time of 11 months
  • Local EPC works carried out by Neptune Commercial Ltd (NCL), a subsidiary of United Group
  • Enjoys financing from The World Bank (WB) and International Finance Corporation (IFC)
  • Number of Generators: 19 units each of capacity 6.5 MW
  • Genset Model: Wärtsilä Finland 18V32
  • Capacity: 110 Megawatts (KPCL)
  • Commercial Operation Date (COD): October 12th, 1998
  • Clientele: Bangladesh Power Development Board
 

Contact

www.khulnapower.com