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Al Hattawi is a 250MW hydro power project. It is planned in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2026. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by Dubai Electricity and Water Authority. The company has a stake of 100%.

Al Hattawi is a pumped storage project. The hydro reservoir capacity is planned to be 3.331 million cubic meter. The net head of the project will be 150m.

Development status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2026.

Contractors involved

Andritz Hydro, Ozkar Insaat Sanayi Ve Ticaret, STRABAG and STRABAG Dubai are expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the hydro power project.

Andritz Hydro will be the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company is expected to provide 2 units of francis turbines, each with 125MW nameplate capacity.

Andritz Hydro will supply electric generator(s) for the project.

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About Dubai Electricity and Water Authority

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) is a government-owned utility. It provides electricity and water services in the Emirates of Dubai. The authority generates, transmits, and distributes electricity; and desalinates water. The authority produces electricity from gas and steam turbines, and solar photovoltaic (PV) plants. It operates and maintains power stations, desalination plants, aquifers, power and water transmission lines, and power and water distribution networks in the Emirate. The authority also provides various services, including bill payment, a smart collection platform, EV charger card services, electricity, and water management, energy audits, clearance certificate services and tariff calculators. DEWA is headquartered in Dubai, the UAE.

This content was updated on 10 November 2023

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.