Aqaba power plant

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Aqaba power plant (محطة العقبة الحرارية, also known as Aqaba Thermal Power Plant Jordan) is a 650-megawatt (MW) fuel oil and natural gas power station in Aqaba governorate, Jordan.

Location

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Project Details

  • Owner: Central Electricity Generating Company (CEGCO) [100%][1]
  • Parent: Government of Jordan [40%]; Social Security Investment Fund (SSIF) [9%]; RAEDA Energy Investment [33%]; Consolidated Contractors Company [5.1%]; ACWA Power [12.7%][2]
  • Location: Aqaba City, Aqaba, Jordan
  • Coordinates: 29.3778, 34.9728 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 650 MW
    • Unit 5: Natural gas and fuel oil[4] steam turbine[4], 130 MW[4] (start-up in 1996)[4]
    • Unit 4: Natural gas and fuel oil[4] steam turbine[4], 130 MW[4] (start-up in 1996)[4]
    • Unit 3: Natural gas and fuel oil[4] steam turbine[4], 130 MW[4] (start-up in 1996)[4]
    • Unit 2: Natural gas and fuel oil[4] steam turbine[4], 130 MW[4] (start-up in 1985)[4]
    • Unit 1: Natural gas and fuel oil[4] steam turbine[4], 130 MW[4] (start-up in 1985)[4]

Articles and Resources

References

  1. "www.cegco.com.jo/View_Article.aspx?type=2&ID=783". Archived from the original on June 25, 2021.
  2. "CEGCO". Archived from the original on October 25, 2020. Retrieved January 21, 2022.
  3. "en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aqaba_Thermal_Power_Plant". Archived from the original on June 24, 2021.
  4. 4.00 4.01 4.02 4.03 4.04 4.05 4.06 4.07 4.08 4.09 4.10 4.11 4.12 4.13 4.14 4.15 4.16 4.17 4.18 4.19 "www.cegco.com.jo/Aqaba-Thermal-Power-Station". Archived from the original on June 23, 2021.