• 22+ GW

    of power

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  • 2.7 million M3 day

    of desalinated water

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CEGCO Risha Gas

Risha power plant is located in the eastern region of Jordan, approximately 350 km from Amman. Risha power plant comprises 4 simple cycle generating units, each nominally rated at 30 MW gross. The power station began producing electric energy by burning natural gas since 1989.

KEY FACTS

  • POWER
    110 MW
  • CONFIGURATION
    Gas turbines
  • COD
    1989 (Units 1,2); 1994 (Units 3,4); 2005 (Unit 5)
  • OFFTAKE CONTRACT
    BOO; PPA till 2016 (Units 1,2,4); 2015 (Units 3), 2022 (Units 5)
  • OTHER INVESTORS
    Enara Energy Investment, Govt of Jordan