Aluminium Bahrain (ALBA) power station

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Aluminium Bahrain (ALBA) power station (also known as ALBA Power Station) is a 3246-megawatt (MW) natural gas power station in Southern governorate, Bahrain.

Location

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Project Details

  • Owner: Aluminium Bahrain B.S.C [100%][1]
  • Parent: Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company [69.4%]; SABIC Investment Company [20.6%]; Other [10%][1]
  • Location: Mazrowiah, Southern, Bahrain
  • Coordinates: 26.0925, 50.5971 (exact)[2][3][4]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 3246 MW
    • Unit 5: Natural gas[5][6] combined cycle[5], 1792 MW[7][8] (start-up in 2019)[9][10]
    • Unit 4: Natural gas[6] combined cycle[11], 660 MW[12] (start-up in 2005)[11]
    • Unit 3-2: Natural gas[6] combined cycle[13], 397 MW[14] (start-up year not available)
    • Unit 3-1: Natural gas[6] combined cycle[13], 397 MW[14] (start-up year not available)

Articles and Resources

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "www.japantimes.co.jp/country-report/2019/06/26/global-insight/bahrain-report-2019/leading-world-aluminum/". Archived from the original on April 30, 2021.
  2. "www.albasmelter.com/Contact/Pages/default.aspx". Archived from the original on June 24, 2021.
  3. "www.industryabout.com/country-territories-3/1323-bahrain/fossil-fuels-energy/18638-alba-3ab-gas-power-plant". Archived from the original on August 13, 2021.
  4. "www.industryabout.com/country-territories-3/1323-bahrain/fossil-fuels-energy/18639-alba-4ab-gas-power-plant". Archived from the original on August 13, 2021.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "www.esbinternational.ie/our-solutions/case-studies/2016/09/14/aluminium-bahrain-alba-pot-line-6-expansion-power-station-5". Archived from the original on December 18, 2017.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 "www.albasmelter.com/Range/OProducts/Pages/Power.aspx". Archived from the original on July 12, 2021.
  7. "www.albasmelter.com/mc/News/Pages/2018/Alba-Power-Expansion-Project-achieves-First-Fire-Milestone.aspx". Archived from the original on June 23, 2021.
  8. "www.ge.com/gas-power/resources/case-studies/alba-signs-multiyear-agreement". Archived from the original on April 11, 2021. Retrieved January 21, 2022.
  9. "www.albasmelter.com/About%20Alba/Pages/Line6.aspx". Archived from the original on July 11, 2021.
  10. "www.zawya.com/mena/en/press-releases/story/Alba_line_6_performs_above_expectations-ZAWYA20191229114625/". Archived from the original on August 11, 2020.
  11. 11.0 11.1 "www.albawaba.com/business/alba-completes-first-major-foundation-line-5-expansion". Archived from the original on August 13, 2021.
  12. "www.albawaba.com/business/bahrain-second-gas-turbine-delivered-alba%E2%80%99s-new-660-mw-power-station-4". Archived from the original on August 13, 2021.
  13. 13.0 13.1 "www.alstom.com/press-releases-news/2005/11/ALSTOM-wins-gas-turbine-upgrade-order-for-Alba-Power-Plant-Bahrain-20051118". Archived from the original on August 13, 2021.
  14. 14.0 14.1 "www.nexi.go.jp/environment/info/pdf/eia_17-042_04.pdf" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on August 13, 2021.