In the morning of February 28th, at Dung Quat EZ, the Ministry of Industry and Trade held a ceremony to announce the adjustment of Dung Quat Power Center in Dung Quat EZ.
Delegates cut the ribbon to announce the planning announcement.
At the ceremony, Mr. Le Van Luc – Deputy Director of Department of Electricity and Renewable Energy (Ministry of Industry and Trade) announced Decision No. 2612 / QD-BCT dated July 25, 2018 of the Ministry of Industry and Trade on approving the adjustment of the construction site planning for the Power & Gas Center in Central Region – Dung Quat Power Center.
Accordingly, the new site of the Dung Quat Power Center is selected at Dung Quat Economic Zone in Binh Thanh commune, Binh Son district, Quang Ngai province.
The adjustment includes to supplement the Dung Quat 3 Power Plant (Combined Cycle Gas Turbine – CCGT) with a capacity of 750 MW using gas from Blue Whale field, invested by EVN to the reserve site in the location of Dung Quat Power Center having been planned. The project expects to be put into operation in 2024 – 2026.
So, in Dung Quat Power Center there will be three power plants (CCGTs) with a capacity of 750 MW each as Dung Quat 1&3 invested by EVN, expected in operation in 2023 and 2024 – 2026; Dung Quat 2 invested by Sembcorp (Singapore) in BOT form and expected in operation in 2024; and a reserve site for a CCGT with a capacity of 750 MW. The total area of land use and water surface of Dung Quat Power Center is about 303.5 ha.
The Dung Quat 1,2,3 projects are designed with the advanced technology and high efficiency and have a shared infrastructure in Dung Quat power center. The total investment level for the projects estimated at around US$ 2.5 billion. The development of power plants will contribute to improving the national power system capacity. At the same time, these power plants will participate to the socio-economic development of Quang Ngai province Therefore, developers of projects, and localities need to improve their responsibility for the completion of factories..
The representative of the Ministry of Industry and Trade proposed the Provincial People’s Committee, departments, agencies, Dung Quat Management Board and authorities and people in the project area to create the most favorable conditions for investors to develop the project.
For EVN, it is necessary to direct Power Project Management Board I and related units to select technology, plan to implement the project to ensure quality and efficiency.
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