Shagaya CSP Project

Status Date

Background

Technology
Parabolic Trough
Status
Operational
Location

Kuwait City
Kuwait

Electricity Generation
180,000 MWh/yr
Start Production Date
Cost (approx)
385,000,000 US$
PPA/Tariff Rate
16 $c/kWh
PPA/Tariff Period
25 years

Participants

Developer(s)
Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR)
EPC Contractor
TSK
Operator(s)
TSK

Plant Configuration

Solar Field

Power Block

Turbine Capacity (Gross)
50 MW
Turbine Capacity (Net)
50 MW
Output Type
Steam Rankine
Cooling Method
Dry Cooling
Fossil Backup Type
Fuel-oil

Thermal Storage

Storage Type
2-tank indirect
Storage Capacity
9 hours
Storage Description
Molten salt

Project Overview

Project Name: Shagaya CSP Project
Location: Kuwait
Owner(s): Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR)
Technology: Parabolic Trough
Turbine Capacity (Net):
50 MW
Turbine Capacity (Gross):
50 MW
Status: Operational
Start Year: 2019

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