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ACWA Power Barka

ACWA Power International has made its first sortie outside of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with a purchase of 58% stake in Barka 1 IWPP in Oman. The vendors are AES Corporation and IDB Infrastructure Fund. The Natural Gas is used as a fuel in the combined cycle facility for power generation and multi stage flash (MSF) technology is used for desalinated water production.

Located in Oman, 60km north of Muscat on Indian Ocean, operational with 427MW energy capacity; 91,000 m3/day water production and serves Muscat. The JV Partners are ACWA Power, Instrata, Multitech, 35% publically listed on Muscat Security Market and the off-taker is Oman Power and Water Procurement Co.

Concession 

BOO (15 years)

 

Location 

60 KM North West of Muscat (Oman)

 

Shareholders 

ACWA Power International

Multitech L.L.C

Public

 

Off taker                 

Oman  Power and Water Procurement Company (OPWP)

 

Project Cost ($ Millions) 

415

 

EPC Contractor

Enelpower

Hitachi Zosen

O&M Contractor

NOMAC

Capacity

Water: 91,200 m3/day

Power: 427.36 MW

Technology

Water: MSFE

Power: Combined cycle

Fuel

Primary: Natural Gas

Secondary: Diesel Oil

Commercial Operation

11th  June 2003

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We were recently awarded the PFI Award for our efforts in providing clean and sustainable energy.
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