Al-Jouf power plant

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Al-Jouf power plant (محطة كهرباء الجوف) is an operating power station of at least 180-megawatts (MW) in Sakaka, Al Jawf, Saudi Arabia.

Location

Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Al-Jouf power plant Sakaka, Al Jawf, Saudi Arabia 29.77553, 40.00999 (exact)[1]

The map below shows the exact location of the power station.

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit 1, Unit 2, Unit 3: 29.77553, 40.00999

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 operating[2] gas[3] 60[3] gas turbine[3] not found 2008[3]
Unit 2 operating[3] gas[3] 60[3] gas turbine[3] not found 2008[3]
Unit 3 operating[4] gas[4] 60[4] gas turbine[4] not found 2012[4]

CHP is an abbreviation for Combined Heat and Power. It is a technology that produces electricity and thermal energy at high efficiencies. Coal units track this information in the Captive Use section when known.

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner Parent
Unit 1 Saudi Electricity Company (SEC)[3] Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) [100.0%]
Unit 2 Saudi Electricity Company (SEC)[3] Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) [100.0%]
Unit 3 Saudi Electricity Company (SEC)[4] Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) [100.0%]

Project-level captive use details

  • Captive industry use (heat or power): power[5]
  • Captive industry: Other[5]


Articles and Resources

References

  1. https://www.google.com/maps/place/29%C2%B046'31.9%22N+40%C2%B000'36.0%22E/@29.77553440.008890718z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x8ac162b085ff1b42!8m2!3d29.775534!4d40.009985. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. https://www.se.com.sa/ar-sa/Lists/AnnualReports/Attachments/6/AnnualReport2008Ar.pdf12. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.00 3.01 3.02 3.03 3.04 3.05 3.06 3.07 3.08 3.09 3.10 (PDF) https://www.se.com.sa/ar-sa/Lists/AnnualReports/Attachments/6/AnnualReport2008Ar.pdf. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 (PDF) https://www.se.com.sa/ar-sa/Lists/AnnualReports/Attachments/10/AnnualReport2012Ar.pdf. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. 5.0 5.1 https://www.okaz.com.sa/economy/na/1548454. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)

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