Luxor Project power station

From Global Energy Monitor
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Luxor Project power station also known as Dairut IPP and is a 2,250-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant under construction in the Luxor Governate, Egypt.[1]


The map below shows the approximate location of the proposed power station in Nagaa Hamadi, Al Hanadi, Esna, Luxor Governorate

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company
  • Parent company: ACWA Power Development
  • Location: Nagaa Hamadi, Al Hanadi, Esna, Luxor Governorate
  • Coordinates: 25.410934, 32.565571 (approximate)
  • Gross capacity (proposed): 2,250 MW[2]
    • Combined-cycle units 1-3: 750 MW per unit (to start 2023)

Articles and Resources


  1. ACWA Dairut IPP organizational website, accessed Nov 14, 2019
  2. Power Technology ACWA Power signs deal to build $2.3bn power plant in Egypt Power Technology Nov. 2, 2018