Aras Free power station

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Aras Free power station is a 484-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant, under construction (as of June 2019) in East Azerbaijan Province, Iran.[1]

Location

The map below shows the approximate location of the power station in Aras Free Zone, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran.

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Background

According to Energy Central, MAPNA CEO Abbas Ali Abadi and MIG CEO Mojtaba Rahmani "signed a deal over the construction of a 450-megawatt power plant in Aras Free Zone in northwestern Iran. The power plant will use Siemens Class F technology provided by MAPNA Group and the investment will be made by Mani International Group" in November 2017. Construction was proposed to take "about 40 months."[1]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: MAPNA Group
  • Parent company: Mani International Group (MIG)
  • Location: Aras Free Zone, East Azerbaijan Province, Iran
  • Coordinates: 38.9302, 45.6326 (approximate)
  • Gross capacity (under construction): 484 MW
    • Combined-cycle unit: 484 MW (to start 2022)

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Bahrain News Agency Deal signed over combined-cycle power plant in Irans Aras FZ Energy Centeral Nov. 7, 2017