The Zahrani Temporary Power Plant is 400MW gas fired power project. It is planned in South Governorate, Lebanon. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the announced stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2026 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2027. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Ministry of Energy and Water, Lebanon. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Thermal power plant.

The project cost is expected to be around $374.228m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2026. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.

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About Ministry of Energy and Water, Lebanon

Ministry of Energy and Water, Lebanon (MEW) is a government organization that offers energy services and water management programs. The organization supervises the power and water sector in the country and provides statistical studies and figures related to power and water sector. It is also involved in power generation, transmission and distribution; water distribution and desalination services. MEW operates through various departments of energy business, alternative energy development and efficiency, energy policy, and planning, among others. The organization caters to private and public energy sectors across Lebanon. MEW is headquartered in Beirut, Lebanon.


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