CCGT Power Plants in Myanmar
Ahlone
Location: Yangon
Operator: Ministry of Electric Power
Configuration: 153-MW, 3+1 CCGT with 6001B gas turbines
Operation: 1995-1999
Fuel: natural gas, oil
HRSG supplier: Kawasaki
T/G supplier: EGT, Alsthom, ABB, Meidensha
EPC: Marubeni
Quick facts: In May 1999, MOEP inaugurated 50-MW steam sets at the Ahlone and Hlwaga power stations per a Marubeni contract signed in Mar 1997. The HRSGs are of Vogt design built by KHI. This plant is in Ahlone Township.

Photograph courtesy of Kawasaki Heavy Industries
Posted 29 Aug 2015

Hlawga
Location: Yangon
Operator: Ministry of Electric Power
Configuration: 153-MW, 3+1 CCGT with 6001B gas turbines
Operation: 1996-1999
Fuel: natural gas, oil
HRSG supplier: Kawasaki
T/G supplier: EGT, Alsthom, ABB, Meidensha
EPC: Marubeni
Quick facts: In May 1999, MOEP inaugurated 50-MW steam sets at the Ahlone and Hlwaga power stations per a Marubeni contract signed in Mar 1997. The HRSGs are of Vogt design built by KHI. Hlawga is in Mingaladon Township.

Photograph courtesy of Kawasaki Heavy Industries
Posted 29 Aug 2015

Thakayta
Location: Yangon
Operator: Yangon City Electricity Supply Board
Configuration: 92-MW, 3+1 CCGT with 5001P gas turbines
Operation: 1990-1997
Fuel: natural gas, oil
HRSG supplier: Kawasaki
T/G supplier: Hitachi
Quick facts: In 1995, Kawasaki was awarded a turnkey contract to install an F5-3 Hitachi steam turbine to convert Tharkayta to a CCGT plant.

Photograph courtesy of Kawasaki Heavy Industries
Posted 29 Aug 2015

   
Ywama CC
Location: Yangon
Operator: Ministry of Electric Power
Configuration: 33-MW, 1+1 CCGT with H-25 gas turbine CHP
Operation: 2005
Fuel: natural gas
HRSG supplier: Babcock-Hitachi
T/G supplier: Hitachi
EPC: Marubeni
Quick facts: In Feb 2005, Marubeni and Hitachi completed this small CCGT plant in Ywama district, Yangon. In Nov 2012, Marubeni was awarded a contract to overhaul the plant. Among other things, repairs were necessitated by a switch from onshore natural gas to offshore gas. The overhaul was said to be the first such contact after civilian rule was reestablished in March 2011.

Photograph courtesy of Marubeni
Posted 19 Aug 2015

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 29-Aug-2015

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