MAN Energy Solutions is supplying generation technology for a new power plant in Sreepur, Bangladesh, and has successfully commissioned three other power plants in the cities of Chandpur, Thakurgaon and Narayanganj. Combined, the four power plants will feed 445 MW into the national grid.
MAN Energy Solutions will supply 9 × MAN 18V48/60TS engines, with a total capacity of 150 MW, to the new power plant in Sreepur, a city north of the capital, Dhaka.
Scheduled for completion in late 2023, the plant will be operated by independent power producer, B-R Powergen Limited (BRPL).
“Energy demand in Bangladesh is increasing by over 10% each year and we are pleased to once again contribute to the country's reliable energy supply with the Sreepur project,” said Ghassan Saab, Head of Region Middle-East Africa, Power Plant Sales, MAN Energy Solutions.
“When all ongoing projects are completed, MAN will provide more than 1.5 gigawatts of capacity across the country, representing around 10% of installed capacity. Our customers value the efficiency, reliability, and resilience of our technology.”