Al Amarh power plant

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Al Amarh power plant (محطة كهرباء العمارة, also known as Amara) is a 500-megawatt (MW) diesel-, natural gas-, and waste heat power station in Maysan province, Iraq.

Location

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Project Details

  • Owner: Iraq Ministry of Electricity [100%][1]
  • Parent: Iraq Ministry of Electricity [100%][2]
  • Location: Al Kahla, Maysan, Iraq
  • Coordinates: 31.6964, 47.2540 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 500 MW
    • Unit 1: Natural gas and diesel[3] gas turbine[3], 125 MW[1] (start-up in 2018)[3]
    • Unit 2: Natural gas and diesel[3] gas turbine[3], 125 MW[1] (start-up in 2018)[3]
    • Unit 3: Natural gas and diesel[3] gas turbine[3], 125 MW[1] (start-up in 2018)[3]
    • Unit 4: Natural gas and diesel[3] gas turbine[3], 125 MW[1] (start-up in 2018)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (shelved): 250 MW
    • Unit 6: Waste heat[3] steam turbine[3], 125 MW[3][4] (start-up year not available)
    • Unit 5: Waste heat[3] steam turbine[3], 125 MW[3][4] (start-up year not available)

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Annual Statistical Report for the Year 2018, Iraqi Ministry of Electricity". Archived from the original on January 19, 2022. Retrieved July 14, 2021.
  2. "www.moelc.gov.iq/". Archived from the original on August 4, 2021.
  3. 3.00 3.01 3.02 3.03 3.04 3.05 3.06 3.07 3.08 3.09 3.10 3.11 3.12 3.13 3.14 3.15 3.16 3.17 3.18 "Iraq MOE Planning and Studies Office - Future Power Plant Projects (circa 2018)" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on July 14, 2021. Retrieved July 15, 2021.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "rasep.com/%D9%85%D8%B4%D8%B1%D9%88%D8%B9-%D8%AA%D9%88%D8%B3%D9%8A%D8%B9-%D9%85%D8%AD%D8%B7%D8%A9-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B9%D9%85%D8%A7%D8%B1%D8%A9-%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%83%D9%87%D8%B1%D8%A8%D8%A7%D8%A6%D9%8A%D8%A9/?lang=ar". Archived from the original on July 19, 2021.