The Algeria Kais Combined Cycle Power Plant Project is 1,266MW gas fired power project. It is planned in Khenchela, Algeria. 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. The project construction is likely to commence in 2017 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2024. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Societe Algerienne de Production de l’Electricite. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant. The fuel will be procured from Algerian Gas Fields.

The project cost is expected to be around $2,053.072m.

The Gas fired project consists of 2 steam turbines.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2017. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2024.

Contractors involved

GS Engineering & Construction is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the gas fired power project.

GE Power will be the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company is expected to provide 4 units of 2x1 MS 9F 3 gas turbines.

Nooter/Eriksen is likely to be the supplier of steam boiler for the project.

Nooter/Eriksen is likely to be the supplier of steam boiler for the project.

For more details on Algeria Kais Combined Cycle Power Plant Project, buy the profile here.

About Societe Algerienne de Production de l’Electricite

Societe Algerienne de Production de l’Electricite (Societe Algerienne), a subsidiary of Sonelgaz Spa, is a power company that offers the production of electricity. The company’s services include electricity, power, and electrical energy generation, production, supplying, marketing, distribution and transmission services, interconnected grid operations, development of the human Resource and means of production services and others. It also provides steam turbines, gas turbines, hydraulics and power production plants operations, and management services, monitoring and diagnosis center services, centralized supervision services, installation of digital industrial solutions, general electric algeria turbines services, power plants operations, and management services. Societe Algerienne offers gas turbine plants commissioning, steam turbine plants operations and management services, and split power generation services, among others. The company provides and supplies its electricity to customers located across Algeria. Societe Algerienne is headquartered in Algiers, Algeria.


GlobalData, the leading provider of industry intelligence, provided the underlying research used to produce this article.

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.