Al-Khairat-2 power station

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Al-Khairat-2 power station is a proposed 1,400-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in Karbala Province, Iraq.


The map below shows the approximate location of the proposed power station in Khairat, Karbala Province, Iraq.

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In 2020 Hyundai was chosen to build the second Al-Khairat power plant.[1] In 2021, that decision appeared to change when the Iraq Council of Ministers approved the decision to give the contract to Harlow International Corporation.[2] There have been no other updates on the size or sponsor of the project as of July 2021.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: not found
  • Parent company: not found
  • Location: Khairat, Karbala Province, Iraq
  • Coordinates: 32.6510, 43.9816 (approximate)
  • Gross generating capacity (proposed): 1,400 MW
    • Gas turbine units 1-4: 350 MW per unit (no start-up date)[3]

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