Sousse B Thermal Power Plant is a 364MW gas fired power project. It is located in Sousse, Tunisia. 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 1994. Buy the profile here.

Description

The project is currently owned by Societe Tunisienne de l'Electricite et du Gaz with a stake of 100%.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is natural gas. In case of shortage of natural gas the plant can also run on Diesel.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1994.

Contractors involved

Sousse B Thermal Power Plant (Sousse B Thermal Power Plant Phase I) is equipped with GE Power PG9171E gas turbines. The phase consists of 2 gas turbines with 118MW nameplate capacity.

Sousse B Thermal Power Plant (Sousse B Thermal Power Plant Phase II) is equipped with GE Power steam turbine. The phase consists of 1 steam turbine with 128MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied T240-370, T 900B electric generator for the Sousse B Thermal Power Plant (Sousse B Thermal Power Plant Phase I).

GE Power supplied T240-370 electric generator for the Sousse B Thermal Power Plant (Sousse B Thermal Power Plant Phase II).

GE Power supplied steam boiler for the project.

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