View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Market Data
January 17, 2022

Tafileh-Abour, Jordan

By Carmen

Tafileh-Abour is a 51.75MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Tafilah, Jordan. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in July 2021.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 51.75 51.75 Active Tafilah, Jordan Abour Energy


The project was developed by Abour Energy . AMEA Power and Xenel Industries are currently owning the project.

The project generates 158,250MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 40,000 households, offsetting 2,000,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $100m.

The project has 91.5m high towers.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in July 2021.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to National Electric Power under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years from 2021. The contracted capacity is 51.75MW.

Contractors Involved

Vestas Wind Systems was selected to render EPC services for the wind power project.

Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 15 units of V136-3.45MW turbines, each with 3.45MW nameplate capacity.

Vestas Wind Systems is the O&M contractor for the wind power project. The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2021, for a period of 15 years.

About Abour Energy

Abour Energy Company, is a joint venture between Xenel International and AMEA Power .


All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

Related Companies

NEWSLETTER Sign up Tick the boxes of the newsletters you would like to receive. The top stories of the day delivered to you every weekday. A weekly roundup of the latest news and analysis, sent every Wednesday. The power industry's most comprehensive news and information delivered every month.
I consent to GlobalData UK Limited collecting my details provided via this form in accordance with the Privacy Policy


Thank you for subscribing to Power Technology