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Hamriyah Desalination Power Plant is a 440MW gas fired power project. It is located in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2006. Buy the profile here.

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The project is developed and owned by Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority.

It is a Gas Turbine power plant. The fuel is procured from Hamriyah Gas Pipeline.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2006.

Contractors involved

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for thermal power project. The project consists of 4 units of 9E.03 turbines, each with 110MW nameplate capacity.

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About Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority

Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority (SEWA) is a government owned utility. It generates, transmits and distributes electricity; and distributes water and natural gas in Sharjah Emirate. The authority produces power using diesel, gas and steam; sources water from underground and desalination sources, and desalinates and treat that water; and provides piped natural gas services and equipment to convert cookers and ovens fired by PLG cylinders to the natural gas system. SEWA also provides e-services related to its offerings. It serves customers in residential, industrial and commercial sectors, and public utilities such as hospitals, government buildings, mosques and lighting of public parks and streets. SEWA is headquartered in Sharjah, 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.