As part of Medco Power Indonesia’s commitment to support national development, especially in the area of electricity and the supply of clean and environmentally friendly energy, Medco Power Indonesia through its subsidiary, PT Medco Hidro Indonesia is developing mini hydro power plants in the areas of West Java and West Sumatera.
Cibalapulang Mini Hydro Project
The Cibalapulang, a mini hydro power plant located in Cianjur, West Java, with a total capacity of 9 MW is currently under re-construction due to landslides at the Head Pond and Penstock areas. Wet spell during 2016 and continues with high rainfall at the end of 2016 cause the delay in completion of re-construction until 2017. Cibalapulang mini hydro power plant 1 is expected to be commercially operates in 2017. Meanwhile, Cibalapulang 2 and 3 mini hydro power plants with total capacity of 15 MW are still in the preparation stage of construction.
Pembangkitan Pusaka Parahiangan Mini Hydro Power Plant 1
Medco Power Indonesia also undertake the development of mini hydro power plant through its subsidiary PT Pembangkitan Pusaka Parahiangan in Cianjur, West Java with total capacity of 9 MW. Currently the progress for Penstock and Powerhouse area has reached 70% and is scheduled to commercially operate in October 2017.
Sumpur Mini Hydro Power Plant
Sumpur mini hydro power plant is one of Medco Power Indonesia’s assets located in West Sumatera with a total capacity of 8 MW. The process of land acquisition has completed by the end of 2016 and the project is expected to be in commercial operation by 2019.