• 29+ GW

    of power

    power
  • 3.2 million M3 day

    of desalinated water

    water

Umm Al Quwain IWP

Project

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OVERVIEW

UAQ 45 MIGD IWP is an Independent Water Project (IWP) based on Reverse Osmosis Technology. The Plant along with the associated Intake & Outfall facilities shall be developed to produce 45 MIGD (204,500 m³/day) of desalinated water.  The Project shall be located at a coastal site in the Emirate of Umm Al Quwain along the border of Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. The Duration of the WPA term is 25 years and the off-taker is ‘Federal Electricity and Water Authority’(FEWA). The Project is expected to be commercially operational in the 1st quarter of 2021.

KEY FACTS

  • LOCATION
    Umm Al Quwain, UAE
  • TECHNOLOGY
    Reverse Osmosis (RO)
  • DESALINATED WATER
    45 MIGD (204,500 m3/day)
  • ACWA POWER SHARE
    65.00%
  • OFFTAKER
    Federal Electricity and Water Authority (FEWA)
  • OFFTAKE CONTRACT
    WPA-BOT-25 YR