In respond to the increased electricity demand in Batam as special economic zone with rapid industrial growth and also to increase the existing plant reliability, the Company adds a 19 MW truck mounted gas turbine as back-up power in December 2006 . The unit is located in Panaran II and started its commercial operation in December 2006.
- MPI’s backup generator unit
- General Electrics Truck Mounted Aero-Derivative 19 MW Gas Turbine
- New PPA Amendment for TM2500 has been signed with TOP at CF 90% and the unit has start operated in 150 KV by May 2009.