Sirajganj Power Plant started its operation at a capacity of 150MW on 19/10/2012 and completed reliability run test on 21/12/2012 after Sirajganj 150MW CCPP Project completed and transferred to O & M. The plant started its commercial operation from 22/12/2012. Later on the plant has been upgraded to 225MW and started its operation from 14/07/2014. NWPGCL signed power purchase agreement (PPA) with Bangladesh Power development Board on 04/04/2013 under which BPDB purchase electricity from Sirajganj 225MW Power Plant.

Sirajganj 150 MW Power Plant

Project Location Soydabad, Sirajganj
Executive Agency North-West Power Generation Company Limited
(An Enterprise of Bangladesh Power Development Board)
Financer GOB & ADB
EPC Contractor M/s. China National Machinery Import & Export Corporation (CMC), China
EPC Cost BDT 7992.90 Million
Fuel Type Primary – Natural Gas, Alternative – HSD
Manufacturer of GTG Siemens
EPC Contract Signing Date 12 October, 2010
Project Cost BDT 9622.63 Million
Commercial Operation Date(Completed) 22 December, 2012

Upgradation of Sirajganj 150 MW Power Plant to 225 MW CCPP

Project Location Soydabad, Sirajganj
Executive Agency North-West Power Generation Company Limited
(An Enterprise of Bangladesh Power Development Board)
Financer GOB & ADB
EPC Contractor M/s. China National Machinery Import & Export Corporation (CMC), China
Fuel Type Not required (Flue Gas of GT will be used)
Manufacturer of STG Dongfang Electric Machinery Co., Ltd.
EPC Contract Signing Date 08 August, 2012
Project Cost BDT 6789.03 Million
Commercial Operation Date 14 July, 2014