GE Energy will supply a Frame 9E gas turbine-generator to PT Cikarang Listrindo for the expansion of a power plant at the Cikarang Industrial Estate near
The new machine will join six GE Frame 6B gas turbines already operating at the 354-megawatt, combined-cycle facility, which was the first independent power plant in
The plant generates power and distributes it through a private network to five industrial estates around
Project management will be co-ordinated at GE Energy’s
Commercial operation is scheduled to begin in the third quarter of 2006. The plant owner’s intent is that later, the new machine will be combined with a similar unit, both operating in combined-cycle mode, which will add 350 megawatts of power to the total plant output. Natural gas will be the primary fuel.