Al Shabab Combined Cycle Power Plant is a 1,530MW gas fired power project. It is located in Ismailia, Egypt. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in October 2011.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Thermal||1,530||1,530||–||Active||Ismailia, Egypt||East Delta Electricity Production|
The project is developed and owned by East Delta Electricity Production.
It is a combined cycle gas turbine (ccgt) power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is natural gas. In case of shortage of natural gas the plant can also run on Light Fuel Oil.
The project got commissioned in October 2011.
Power Purchase Agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Egyptian Electricity Transmission under a power purchase agreement.
Kharafi National was selected to render EPC services for the Al Shabab Combined Cycle Power Plant (Al Shabab Combined Cycle Power Plant Phase I) project. Techint E&C was selected to render EPC services for the Al Shabab Combined Cycle Power Plant (Al Shabab Combined Cycle Power Plant Phase II) project.
Al Shabab Combined Cycle Power Plant (Al Shabab Combined Cycle Power Plant Phase I) is equipped with GE Power 9E.03 gas turbines. The phase consists of 8 gas turbines with 125MW nameplate capacity.
Al Shabab Combined Cycle Power Plant (Al Shabab Combined Cycle Power Plant Phase II) is equipped with Ansaldo Energia steam turbines. The phase consists of 2 steam turbines, each with 265MW nameplate capacity.
GE Power supplied electric generator for the Al Shabab Combined Cycle Power Plant (Al Shabab Combined Cycle Power Plant Phase I).
AC Boilers supplied steam boiler for the project.
About East Delta Electricity Production
East Delta Electricity Production Company (EDEPC), is a wholly owned company of the Egyptian Electricity Holding Company (EEHC). The company owns and operates oil fired power generation facility. The company is primarily engaged in generation of electricity using diesel fired combined-cycle power plant with a capacity of 750 MW at Nuweiba, on the coast of the Gulf of Aqaba, South Sinai Governorate. In addition, annually,the company also produces 20412 GWH of energy Moreover, the company’s power plant is also involved in design, installation, commissioning and start-up of the new control systems by Emerson Process Management. Furthermore, Doosan Heavy Industry & Construction Co and East Delta Electricity Production Company are engaged in a contract of $ 332.26 million for supply of boilers. EDEPC is headquartered in Ismailia, Egypt.
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