Name of the Bid: Construction of Ashuganj 450 MW Combined Cycle Power Plant (North) on Turnkey Basis
Bidding Procedure: Two stage bidding (ADB)
Net Output: 450?20% MW
CCGT Configuration: Single Shaft or Multi shaft (not more than 2:2:1 for Multi Shaft)
Completion Period: CCGT- 30 months from contract effective date
Plant Life: 25 years
a. To narrow the ever increasing gap between demand and supply of electricity through gas based low-cost generation in the north-east zone of the country.
b. To meet up increasing power demand in the country by adding local generation.
c. To increase the power generation through utilization of countrys natural gas resources available nearest to the proposed power plant site with requisite pressure.
d. To accelerate the economic development of the country by adequate and reliable power generation and to support the planned target of power demand.
e. To overcome the present generation shortage by increasing generation and to minimize load shedding.
f. To enhance the stability and reliability of the national grid system and reduce the transmission loss by local generation.
g. To increase energy efficiency of power generation.
Project Physical Progress: 59.04%
EPC Physical Progress: 98.20%
First firing is done on 03 January 2017
Financial Progress Achieved (77.71%)
Achievement of Present Government in Power Sector.
Ashuganj 400 MW CCPP (East) Project
APSCL Power Generation Master Plan