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Sumitomo to Build 35MW Unit for Indonesia Geothermal Power Plant

Sumitomo Corp. (8053), a Japanese trading company, won a contract to build a 35-megawatt unit for a geothermal power station in Indonesia.

The unit will be built with PT Rekayasa Industri, an Indonesian engineering company, for PT Pertamina Geothermal Energy, the Tokyo-based company said in a statement.

Fuji Electric (6504) Co. will supply a steam turbine and generator for the fifth unit of the Kamojang geothermal station in Garut, about 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Bandung City, West Java, according to the statement.

Construction will be completed in July 2015, Sumitomo said. Financial terms weren’t disclosed.

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