The Shirin Combined Cycle Power Plant is 1,500MW gas fired power project. It is planned in Sirdaryo, Uzbekistan. 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 multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2021 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed and currently owned by Acwa Power. The company has a stake of 100%.
It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant. The fuel will be procured from JSC Uztransgaz.
The project cost is expected to be around $1,200m.
Shirin Combined Cycle Power Plant (Shirin Combined Cycle Power Plant Unit I) consists of 1 steam turbine.
Shirin Combined Cycle Power Plant (Shirin Combined Cycle Power Plant Unit II) consists of 2 gas turbines.
Shirin Combined Cycle Power Plant (Shirin Combined Cycle Power Plant Unit II) consists of 1 steam turbine.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2021. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to JSC Uzbekenergo under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years. The offtake capacity is expected to be 1,500MW.
China Gezhouba Group International Engineering is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the gas fired power project.
Shirin Combined Cycle Power Plant (Shirin Combined Cycle Power Plant Unit I) will be equipped with Mitsubishi Power M701JAC gas turbines. The phase consists of 2 gas turbines.
Acwa Power and Mitsubishi Power are expected to be contracted for rendering of operations & maintenance services for the project.
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About Acwa Power
Acwa Power Co (Acwa Power), formerly International Company for Water and Power Projects, is a developer, investor, and operator of power generation, renewable energy and desalinated water production plants. It supplies electricity and potable water to its customers in the region. It generates power through oil, gas, solar and wind technologies. Acwa Power also offers operation and maintenance services to power and water desalination industry through its subsidiary, the First National Operations & Maintenance Company. The company has operations across the Middle East, Africa and Asia. Acwa Power is headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.