Muara Karang Gas Power Plant Project

Period (Date of Loan Agreement):
    July 22, 2003


Amount Provided:
    55,750 million Yen

Executing Agency:
    State Electricity Company (PT PLN)

Key Points:
    Strengthening power supply capacity in the Java-Bali power system in response to concern over power shortage.

The objective of the project is to improve the tight power situation in the Java-Bali power system and contribute to reducing emissions of air pollutants. The project consists of converting a diesel oil-fired power plant in the existing Muara Karang power complex near Jakarta into a gas-fired combined cycle power plant and thereby increasing power capacity from 300 MW to 720 MW. The project is due to be completed in 2011.