According to Theraml Power
Plants Holding’s (TPPH) public relations and international affair’s office,
Mohsen Tarztalab announced in a press conference that: “Shobad Kahnouj combined
cycle power plant with the capacity of 484 Megawatts will be exploited.
According to the statement
of this official figure, the start of the construction of 28 new power plant
units in eastern, northern and southern region of the country will be done this
Tuesday November the 15th.
“The projects which are
ready to start includes Bandar Abbas, Tous, Urmia, Haris, Maku, Kashan, Jahrom,
Qeshm 2, Assalouyeh, Western Mazandaran and Roudshour power stations that six
projects among them are in buyback form, 1 will be done by private sector and
four projects will be done by Thermal Power Plants Holding.
Kahnouj’s Shobad power station’s characteristics as a combined cycle power
station with two gas units with 162 Megawatts capacity and a steam unit with
160 Megawatts capacity. The power station is constructed by the investment of a
domestic company with the value of € 310,000,000. Bank Sanat va Madan is responsible to transfer finances.
Chief Executive officer of
Thermal Power Plants Holding (TPPH) added: “The capacity of power station’s
post is 230 kilovolts and two fuel storage each with 15,000,000 meter squares
capacity in the sight of power station is constructed. For main fuel of the
units, gas and as the second fuel, gasoline is predicted.”
“Along side with this
project, the executive action of 5,000 Megawatts in new power station is done in
form of 12 projects in 10 provinces from this Tuesday. 2,800 Megawatts are
newly made power plants and 2,200 Megawatts is to accomplish gas units of power
stations.” He added.
“In conclusion, TPPH in
terms of resistant economic policies, has planned 17,000 Megawatts power plant
capacity in current 2016-2017 Persian fiscal year that we can say Tuesday
November the 15th is the start date of 5,000 Megawatts of them.” He