Ekrokpe-Erkrejegbe power station

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Ekrokpe-Erkrejegbe power station is a cancelled power station in Ekrokpe, Ughelli South, Delta, Nigeria.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Ekrokpe-Erkrejegbe power station Ekrokpe, Ughelli South, Delta, Nigeria 5.51769, 5.90385 (approximate)[1]

The map below shows the approximate location of the power station.

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Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 cancelled[2] gas[2] 200[2] combined cycle[3] not found
Unit 2 cancelled[2] gas[2] 200[2] combined cycle[3] not found

CHP is an abbreviation for Combined Heat and Power. It is a technology that produces electricity and thermal energy at high efficiencies. Coal units track this information in the Captive Use section when known.

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner Parent
Unit 1 Onose Tbea Energy[3] Onose Tbea Energy [100.0%]
Unit 2 Onose Tbea Energy[3] Onose Tbea Energy [100.0%]


Onose Tbea Energy broke ground on the power plant in April 2018.[4][5] Construction is expected to take 28 months. Onose TBEA Energy has partners from China, America, and Turkey on the project.[6][7]

As of May 2021 there has not been any news on the project since the 2018 groundbreaking ceremony and it is assumed to be shelved.

Articles and Resources


  1. https://www.google.com/maps/place/5%C2%B031'03.7%22N+5%C2%B054'13.9%22E/@5.51769535.901664317z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0xb2dabec81965053d!8m2!3d5.51769!4d5.903853. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 https://www.vanguardngr.com/2018/04/okowa-performs-ground-breaking-400-mw-power-plant/. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 https://theenergyyear.com/news/nigeria-breaks-ground-on-400-mw-gas-plant/. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. Nigeria starts construction on 400 MW gas power plant, Interfax Global Energy, Apr 26, 2018
  5. Temidayo Akinsuyi, Onuesoke Hails TBEA Energy On Proposed Building Of Power Plant In Delta, Independent , Apr 5, 2018
  6. Sunday Apah, Firm To Build 400MW Power Plant In Delta, Independent , Apr 4, 2018
  7. Nigeria gets additional 400MW power generation in 18 months, SpyNews, Apr 20, 2018

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