Al Zawiya power station

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Al Zawiya power station (محطة كهرباء الزاوية الحرشة, محطة الزاوية المزدوجة, also known as Zawiya CC Gas Power Plant) is a 1440-megawatt (MW) operating power station in Az-Zāwiyah, Zawiya, Libya, fueled by fuel oil and gas.

Project Details

Table 1: Unit-level details for Al Zawiya power station

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP[1] Start year Retired year
1 operating[2] fuel oil, gas[3] 480 MW combined cycle[3][4] not found 2007[2]
2 operating[2] fuel oil, gas[3] 480 MW combined cycle[3][4] not found 2007[2]
3 operating[2] fuel oil, gas[3] 480 MW combined cycle[3][4] not found 2007[2]

Table 2: Unit-level ownership details for Al Zawiya power station

Unit name Operator Owner Parent
1 General Electricity Company of Libya[100.0%][5] General Electricity Company of Libya[100.0%][6]
2 General Electricity Company of Libya[100.0%][5] General Electricity Company of Libya[100.0%][6]
3 General Electricity Company of Libya[100.0%][5] General Electricity Company of Libya[100.0%][6]

Plant-level captive use details for Al Zawiya power station power station

  • Captive use: Power[7]
  • Non-industry use: Power[7]

Location

Table 3: Plant-level location details for Al Zawiya power station

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Al Zawiya power station Az-Zāwiyah, Zawiya, Libya 32.7882, 12.6740 (exact)[5][8]

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References

  1. CHP = Combined Heat and Power
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 "www.ijert.org/research/potential-of-renewable-energy-resources-in-aljofra-libya-IJERTV10IS030121.pdf" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on June 8, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 "www.gecol.ly/GECOL_LY/Doc_All/Reports/report_2010.pdf" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on November 23, 2015. Retrieved January 21, 2022.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "www.bib.irb.hr/1015378/download/1015378.1015378.Glazar-Thermodynamic_Analysis_of_Combined_Cycle_Power_Plant.pdf" (PDF). www.bib.irb.hr. Archived (PDF) from the original on November 13, 2021. Retrieved January 20, 2022.
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 "www.industryabout.com/country-territories-3/1529-libya/fossil-fuels-energy/22585-zawiya-cc-gas-power-plant". Archived from the original on July 27, 2021.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 "www.gecol.ly/GECOL_LY/about.aspx". Archived from the original on August 12, 2021.
  7. 7.0 7.1 Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named ref_5
  8. https://www.google.com/maps/place/Az+Zawiyah+Power+Plant.+%D9%85%D8%AD%D8%B7%D8%A9+%D9%83%D9%87%D8%B1%D8%A8%D8%A7%D8%A1+%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B2%D8%A7%D9%88%D9%8A%D8%A9+%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%AD%D8%B1%D8%B4%D8%A9,+Libya%E2%80%AD/@32.7882045,12.6718113,940m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m5!3m4!1s0x13a92278d278dccb:0xe2782522afc0a77a!8m2!3d32.7881742!4d12.674019. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)