Arkyiai power station
The Arkyiai power station, also known as the Port Sudan Power Station Project, was a proposed coal-fired power station in Sudan.
The map below shows the location of the Arkyiai, Red Sea, but not the exact location of the Arkyiai power station.
According to a Sudan National Electricity Corporation (NEC) Projects profile for 2005-2010 power plan for the country, NEC was planning a 500 MW Port Sudan Power Station. A pre-feasibility study had been completed.
In December 2011, Harbin Electricity International of China and Sudan's Ministry of Electricity and Dams signed an MoU for a 2 × 300MW coal-fired power plant project in Sudan's Red Sea.
However, as of 2015 there has been no news of further progress or permits issued, and the power station appears to be abandoned.
- Sponsor: National Electricity Corporation
- Parent company:
- Location: Arkyiai, Red Sea, Sudan
- Coordinates: 19.583333, 35.616667 (approximate)
- Status: Cancelled
- Capacity: 500 or 600 MW
- Type: Subcritical
- Start date:
- Coal Type:
- Coal Source:
- Source of financing:
Articles and resources
- "Port Sudan Power Station," National Electricity Corporation, NEC Projects Guide, 2005-2010.
- "HEI signed the Sudan Redsea 2 × 300MW coal-fired power plant project," HEI, 2012-1-18