Al Shemal Power Plant is a 2,100MW oil fired power project. It is located in Nineveh, Iraq. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 2,100 2,100 Active Nineveh, Iraq


The project is currently owned by Ministry of Electricity, Iraq.

It is a steam turbine power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is crude oil. In case of shortage of crude oil the plant can also run on Natural Gas.

The Oil fired project consists of 6 steam turbines, each with 350MW nameplate capacity.

Contractors Involved

Energoprojekt Holding was selected to render EPC services for the oil fired power project.


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