Abu Qir power plant

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Abu Qir power plant (محطة كهرباء أبو قير, محطة كهرباء أبو قير البخارية, also known as Abu Qir Thermal Power Plant)[1] is a 2211-megawatt (MW) fuel oil and natural gas power station in Abu Qir Bay, Alexandria governorate, Egypt.[2]

Location

The map below shows the exact location of the power station in Abu Qir Bay, 33km east Alexandria governorate, Egypt.[2]

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Project Details

  • Owner: West Delta Electricity Production Company [100%][3]
  • Parent: Egyptian Electricity Holding Company [100%][4]
  • Location: Abu Qir Bay, Alexandria, Egypt
  • Coordinates: 31.3167, 30.0667 (approx)[5][6][7]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 2211 MW [8]
    • Unit New 2: Natural gas and fuel oil[8] steam turbine[8], 650 MW[8] (start-up in 2012)[9]
    • Unit New 1: Natural gas and fuel oil[8] steam turbine[8], 650 MW[8] (start-up in 2012)[9]
    • Unit 5: Natural gas and fuel oil[8] steam turbine[8], 311 MW[8] (start-up in 1990)[2]
    • Unit 4: Natural gas and fuel oil[8] steam turbine[8], 150 MW[8] (start-up in 1983)[2]
    • Unit 3: Natural gas and fuel oil[8] steam turbine[8], 150 MW[8] (start-up in 1983)[2]
    • Unit 2: Natural gas and fuel oil[8] steam turbine[8], 150 MW[8] (start-up in 1983)[2]
    • Unit 1: Natural gas and fuel oil[8] steam turbine[8], 150 MW[8] (start-up in 1983)[2]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. "Abu Qir Thermal Power Plant". ECG website. Retrieved 2022-04-15.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 "قطاع محطة أبوقير البخارية". www.wdpc-alex.com. Retrieved 2022-04-15.
  3. "Egypt List of Operating Power Plants-EGYPTROL". Archived from the original on July 14, 2021. Retrieved January 21, 2022.
  4. "Egyptian electricity holding company annual reports" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on January 22, 2022. Retrieved October 1, 2021.
  5. Global Energy Observatory ID 1976, accessed January 2022
  6. "www.industryabout.com/country-territories-3/1539-egypt/fossil-fuels-energy/22701-abu-qir-new-gas-power-plant". Archived from the original on July 14, 2021.
  7. "www.industryabout.com/country-territories-3/1539-egypt/fossil-fuels-energy/22702-abu-qir-old-gas-power-plant". Archived from the original on July 14, 2021.
  8. 8.00 8.01 8.02 8.03 8.04 8.05 8.06 8.07 8.08 8.09 8.10 8.11 8.12 8.13 8.14 8.15 8.16 8.17 8.18 8.19 8.20 8.21 "Egypt Ministry of Electricity and Energy (MOEE), Egyptian Electricity Holding Company Annual Report 2018-2019" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on July 13, 2021. Retrieved July 12, 2021.
  9. 9.0 9.1 "قطاع محطة أبو قير الجديدة". www.wdpc-alex.com. Retrieved 2022-04-22.