The Al-Lajjun Oil Shale Fired Power Plant is 900MW oil fired power project. It is planned in Karak, Jordan. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2024.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Thermal||900||–||900||Announced||Karak, Jordan||Al-Lajjun; HTJ Group; SEPCOIII Electric Power Construction|
The project is being developed by Al-Lajjun, HTJ Group and SEPCOIII Electric Power Construction. These companies also have ownership stakes in the project.
It is a thermal power plant.
The project cost is expected to be around $1,700m.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2024.
About SEPCOIII Electric Power Construction
SEPCOIII Electric Power Construction Co Ltd (SEPCOIII), a subsidiary of Power Construction Corporation of China Ltd, is a construction company that offers power plant construction services. The company’s services include designing, consulting, construction, procurement, engineering, operation, operating services, commissioning, and maintenance services. Its operating services comprise engineering, procurement, construction and operations, procurement management contracting, build-own-operate, build-operate-transfer services and others. SEPCOIII offers its services for thermal, nuclear, hydro, gas, transformer substation, biomass, wind, solar energy, photovoltaic, sea water desalination, and other power plants. The company has its operations in Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, India, Jordan, Oman, Iraq, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Egypt, and Morocco. SEPCOIII is headquartered in QingDao, Shandong, China.
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