SWCC Al-Khobar Oil Fired Power Plant is a 620.8MW oil fired power project. It is located in Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia. 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 1982. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Saline Water Conversion.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant.

The thermal power project consists of 1 turbines each with 142 MW nameplate capacity and 4 turbines each with 478.8 MW nameplate capacity respectively.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 1982.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Saudi Electricity under a power purchase agreement.

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