Sabiya Power Plant is a 2,400MW oil fired power project. It is located in Al Jahra, Kuwait. 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 February 1998. Buy the profile here.

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The project is currently owned by Ministry of Electricity and Water, Kuwait with a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant that is used for Baseload. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is heavy fuel oil. In case of shortage of heavy fuel oil the plant can also run on Crude Oil.

Development status

The project got commissioned in February 1998.

Contractors involved

Mitsubishi Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Oil fired project. The company provided 8 units of Tandem Compound 2-Cylinders, Double Flow Exhaust Single Reheat, Regeneration & Condensing turbines300MW nameplate capacity.

Mitsubishi Power supplied electric generator for the project.

Mitsubishi Power supplied steam boiler for the project.

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This content was updated on 20 July 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.