TITLE

Al Ezzel Power Plant, Isle of Muharraq, Bahrain

AUTHOR(S)
Peltier, Robert
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Power;Sep2007, Vol. 151 Issue 9, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the privatization of Bahrain-based Al Ezzel Power Plant. It is stated that Al Ezzel 950-megawatt (MW) plant, powered by two identical 2 x 1 combined-cycle units that burn natural gas, went commercial in May 2007. The plant has now become Bahrain's first independent power generating station that supplies about half of the national grid's demand. The plant was built by Al Ezzel Power Co. (AEPC), and it is stated that the plant's use of state-of-the-art technology to raise its efficiency and reliability and lower its operating and maintenance costs delivers big benefits to Bahrain.
ACCESSION #
27020825

 

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