Rabai Diesel Power Plant is a 90MW oil fired power project. It is located in Kilifi, Kenya. 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 October 2009. Buy the profile here.

Description

The project was developed by Aldwych International and Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor. The project is currently owned by Rabai Power with a stake of 100%.

It is a Combined Cycle Internal Combustion Plant (CCICP) power plant.

Development status

The project got commissioned in October 2009.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Kenya Power and Lighting under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years.

Contractors involved

Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the oil fired power project.

Rabai Diesel Power Plant (Rabai Diesel Power Plant Phase I) is equipped with Wartsilan 18V46 engines. The phase consists of 5 engines with 16.7MW nameplate capacity.

Rabai Diesel Power Plant (Rabai Diesel Power Plant Phase II) is equipped with Dresser-Rand steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine with 6.5MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied AMG 1600SS12 DSE electric generator for the Rabai Diesel Power Plant (Rabai Diesel Power Plant Phase I).

GE Power supplied AMG 1600SS12 DSE electric generator for the Rabai Diesel Power Plant (Rabai Diesel Power Plant Phase I).

Converteam supplied electric generator for the Rabai Diesel Power Plant (Rabai Diesel Power Plant Phase II).

Converteam supplied electric generator for the Rabai Diesel Power Plant (Rabai Diesel Power Plant Phase II).

Alfa Laval Aalborg supplied steam boiler for the project.

Alfa Laval Aalborg supplied steam boiler for the project.

Rabai Operation & Maintenance is the O&M contractor for thermal power project.

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About Aldwych International

Aldwych International Ltd (Aldwych) provides energy services. The company develops, owns and operates power generation, transmission, distribution projects, power transmission and others. It provides project portfolio such as 20 power projects across the world that provides over 11,000 MW of power. Aldwych offers which works in the partnership with various companies including FMO, Shell Foundation, Aldwych Investment Group, Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund, The Pan African Infrastructure Development Fund and Harith. Aldwych is headquartered in London, the UK.

About Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor

Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S (BWSC), a subsidiary of MESCO Denmark A/S, is an engineering, procuring, and contracting company that develops, builds, owns and operates engine-based, and boiler-based power plants. The company also develops, operates and undertakes contracts for medium to large-scale power plants. It handles projects for conventional fossil-fueled power plants, renewable and waste-to-energy technologies. BWSC undertakes project development, plant design, construction, rehabilitation, operation and maintenance, and financing activities. The major activities include provision of tailored power plants, provision of power plant generation services, and investments in power plants. The company also develops Independent Power Producer projects. BWSC is headquartered in Allerod, Denmark.

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