Az Zour North power plant

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Az Zour North power plant (محطة الزور لتوليد الطاقة الكهربائية) is a 1540-megawatt (MW) fuel oil and natural gas power station in Al Ahmadi governorate, Kuwait.

Location

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Project Details

  • Owner:
    • Unit CC1-1: Shamal Az Zour Al Oula KSC [100%][1][2]
    • Unit CC1-2: Shamal Az Zour Al Oula KSC [100%][1][2]
    • Unit CC2: Kuwait Authority for Partnership Projects (KAPP) [100%][3][4]
    • Unit CC3: Kuwait Authority for Partnership Projects (KAPP) [100%][3][4]
  • Parent:
    • Unit CC1-1: Public (other) [50%]; Kuwait Investment Authority [5%]; Kuwait Public Institution for Social Security [5%]; Engie SA [17.5%]; Sumitomo Corporation [17.5%][5][1]
    • Unit CC1-2: Public (other) [50%]; Kuwait Investment Authority [5%]; Kuwait Public Institution for Social Security [5%]; Engie SA [17.5%]; Sumitomo Corporation [17.5%][5][1]
    • Unit CC2: Kuwait Authority for Partnership Projects (KAPP) [100%][6]
    • Unit CC3: Kuwait Authority for Partnership Projects (KAPP) [100%][6]
  • Location: Zour, Al Ahmadi, Kuwait
  • Coordinates: 28.7135, 48.3806 (exact)[3][7]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 1540 MW
    • Unit CC1-1: Natural gas and fuel oil[8][2] combined cycle[9] with CHP[8], 770 MW[10] (start-up in 2015-2016)[9]
    • Unit CC1-2: Natural gas and fuel oil[8][2] combined cycle[9] with CHP[8], 770 MW[10] (start-up in 2015-2016)[9]
  • Gross generating capacity (proposed): 2700 MW
    • Unit CC2: Natural gas and fuel oil[11] combined cycle[3] with CHP[10], 1350 MW[10][11] (start-up year not available)
    • Unit CC3: Natural gas and fuel oil[11] combined cycle[3] with CHP[10], 1350 MW[10][11] (start-up year not available)

Articles and Resources

References

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  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "aznoula.com/". Archived from the original on June 25, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 "www.kapp.gov.kw/Admin/DynamicFile.aspx?PHName=DownloadFile&PageID=1089&Published=1". Archived from the original on June 23, 2021. Retrieved January 21, 2022.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "www.globalmarketsinternational.com/latestmarketpost/kuwait-power-plant-projects-renewable-energy/". Archived from the original on June 23, 2021.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Shamal Az-Zour - About Us". Shamal Az-Zour. Archived from the original on August 13, 2021. Retrieved January 20, 2022.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "MEW Kuwait". www.mew.gov.kw. Archived from the original on June 25, 2021. Retrieved January 20, 2022.
  7. "Reconnecting Asia Project Database". May 14, 2021. Archived from the original on December 24, 2020. Retrieved January 21, 2022.
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 "www.power-technology.com/projects/az-zour-north-gas-fired-combined-cycle-power-plant/". Archived from the original on July 17, 2021.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 9.3 "www.mew.gov.kw/media/vx4bl5zu/%D9%83%D8%AA%D8%A7%D8%A8-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B7%D8%A7%D9%82%D8%A9-%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%83%D9%87%D8%B1%D8%A8%D8%A7%D8%A6%D9%8A%D8%A9-2019.pdf" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on July 9, 2021.
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 10.5 "www.mew.gov.kw/media/dm3dwvt0/%D9%83%D8%AA%D8%A7%D8%A8-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%A7%D8%AD%D8%B5%D8%A7%D8%A1-%D8%A7%D9%84%D8%B3%D9%86%D9%88%D9%8A-%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%83%D9%87%D8%B1%D8%A8%D8%A7%D8%A1-compressed.pdf" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on May 21, 2021.
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 11.3 "www.kapp.gov.kw/en/Az-Zour-North-IWPP-(Phase-2)". Archived from the original on June 23, 2021.