Construction of Haripur 360 MW Combined Cycle Power Plant & Associated Substation (PGCB part in EGCB project)
Objective(s)(a) To meet the electricity demand of the country especially Dhaka region by local generation & to enhancement of generation system capability.
(b) To accelerate the economic development of the country by adequate and reliable power generation in order to attain the planned target of power demand.
(c) To increase the power generation through optimum utilization of country’s natural gas resources.
(d) To overcome the present generation shortage by increasing generation and to minimize load-shedding.
(e) To enhance the stability and reliability of the national grid system and reduce the Transmission loss by localized generation.
(f) To improve the economic development activities by reducing system loss.
(g) To develop human resources through transfer of technology.
Scope of WorkUpgradation and Control room building Extension of Haripur 132/33 kV Substation
Project CostTotal: 223.76 crore BDT, GoB: 41.05 crore BDT, PA: 182.71 crore BDT
Development PartnerJICA, GOB
Completion DateJuly, 2007 to June, 2014