Al Ezzel power station

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Al Ezzel power station (محطة العزل لإنتاج الكهرباء) is an operating power station of at least 942-megawatts (MW) in Al Hidd, Muharraq, Bahrain. It is also known as El Ezzel CCGT Power Plant Bahrain.


Location

Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Al Ezzel power station Al Hidd, Muharraq, Bahrain 26.2175, 50.6595 (exact)[1][2]

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

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit CC1: 26.21753, 50.6595
  • Unit CC2: 26.21753, 50.6595


Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit CC1 operating[3] gas[4][5] 471 MW[5] combined cycle[3] - - -
Unit CC2 operating[3] gas[4][5] 471 MW[5] combined cycle[3] - - -

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 CC1 Al Ezzel Power Company BSC ENGIE SA [45.00%]; Gulf Investment Corp [45.00%]; other [10.00%]; Social Insurance Organization (Bahrain)
Unit CC2 Al Ezzel Power Company BSC ENGIE SA [45.00%]; Gulf Investment Corp [45.00%]; other [10.00%]; Social Insurance Organization (Bahrain)

Project-level captive use details

  • Captive industry use (heat or power): Power[6]
  • Captive industry: Other[6]
  • Captive non-industry use (heat or power): Power[6]

Financing

| operating[1]

Financing

| combined cycle[1]

Financing

| operating[1]

Financing

| combined cycle[1]

Financing

| Engie SA[unknown%]; Gulf Investment Corporation[unknown%]; Social Insurance Organisation.[unknown%][5][6]

Financing

| Engie SA[unknown%]; Gulf Investment Corporation[unknown%]; Social Insurance Organisation.[unknown%][5][6]


Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 https://www.google.com/maps/place/Al+Ezzel+Power+Plant,+Al+Hidd,+Bahrain/@26.2174678,50.6575023,1003m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m5!3m4!1s0x3e49a9c9f1550f7b:0xe2cd3c4235eb88da!8m2!3d26.2174888!4d50.6595971. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help) Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "ref_0" defined multiple times with different content Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "ref_0" defined multiple times with different content Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "ref_0" defined multiple times with different content Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "ref_0" defined multiple times with different content
  2. https://www.industryabout.com/country-territories-3/1323-bahrain/fossil-fuels-energy/18635-al-ezzel-gas-power-plant. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "www.bizbahrain.com/al-ezzel-power-company-closes-243m-financing-facility/". Archived from the original on June 24, 2021.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "www.ewa.bh/en/AboutUs/AnnualReport/statistics%202018.pdf" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on August 13, 2021.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 "www.ewa.bh/en/AboutUs/AnnualReport/statistics%202018.pdf" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on May 7, 2021. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "ref_4" defined multiple times with different content Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "ref_4" defined multiple times with different content
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 "www.zawya.com/mena/en/press-releases/story/Al_Dur_Power__Water_Company_closes_refinancing-ZAWYA20190127100515/". Archived from the original on August 13, 2021.

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