Derweze Simple Cycle Power Plant is a 504.4MW gas fired power project. It is located in Ahal, Turkmenistan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in September 2015. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Ministry of Energy and Industry, Turkmenistan.

It is a Gas Turbine power plant.

Development status

The project got commissioned in September 2015.

Contractors involved

Calik Enerji Elektrik Uetim ve Madencilik was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the gas fired power project.

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 4 units of 9E PG9171E turbines126.1MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the project.

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