Qena power station

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Qena power station or Al-Marashda Power Station is a shelved 1,300-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in Qena Governorate, Egypt.[1][2]


The map below shows the approximate location of the power station in Al Marashdah, Al Waqf, Qena Governorate, Egypt.

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Although this plant appeared to be part of the 2022-2027 plan there has not been any progress made since 2019. As of July 2021 it is assumed to be shelved.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Upper Egypt Electricity Production
  • Parent company: The Egyptian Electricity Holding Company (EEHC)
  • Location: Al Marashdah, Al Waqf, Qena Governorate, Egypt
  • Coordinates: 26.096822, 32.479740 (approximate)
  • Gross capacity (shelved): 1,300 MW
    • Gas turbine units 1-2: 650 MW per unit (to start 2027)[3]

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