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PGN supplies gas to PLTGU Cilegon and Tanjung Priok

Selasa, 29 September 2009 04:10 WIB | 834 Views
PGN supplies gas to PLTGU Cilegon and Tanjung Priok
Perusahaan Gas Negara (PGN) (istimewa/*)
Jakarta (ANTARA News) - State gas distributor PT PGN will start supplying 60 million cubic feet of gas to PLTGU Cilegon and PLTGU Tanjung Priok per day.

"According to schedule, in October gas will be flowing to PLTGU Cilegon, and starting tonight gas will start flowing to PLTGU Tanjung Priok", H.Wahid Sutopo, corporate secretary of PT PGN said in Jakarta on Monday.

Under a gas sales agreement between PGN and PLN, the gas distributor will supply 30 million mmscfd of gas each to PLTGU Cilegon and PLTGU Tanjung Priok.

"The price of the gas supplied to PLN had been set at 5.5 US dollars per mmbtu", Wahid said.

But, he said, in the process there is still a possibility for adjustments if agreed by both sides.

Wahid also said that the tenor of the contracts as agreed both both sides had been set at 10 years for PLTGU Cilegon, and 3 years for PLTGU Tanjung Priok.

Under the 10-year contract with PLTGU Cilegon, PGN will enjoy a contract value of Rp 3.4 trillion, while under the contract with PLTGU Tanjung Priok Rp 1.7 trillion.(*)