SWCC Al-Shoaibah Power Plant is a 782.8MW oil fired power project. It is located in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1988.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 782.8 782.8 Active Makkah, Saudi Arabia


The project is currently owned by Saline Water Conversion.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant.

The thermal power project consists of 5 turbines each with 52.56 MW nameplate capacity and 5 turbines each with 104 MW nameplate capacity respectively.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1988.

Power Purchase Agreement

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


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