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DEWA Hydroelectric Power Station to Cost AED 1.4 billion

Power News - Published on Tue, 20 Aug 2019

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Dubai Electricity and Water Authority awarded Strabag Dubai LLC, Strabag AG, Andritz Hydro and Ozkar consortium the construction contract for the Dh1.437 billion hydroelectric power station at Hatta. This forms part of the Comprehensive Development Plan for Hatta, launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. The project is the first of its kind in the region and will generate 250 MW.

The project is expected to last up to 80 years and is scheduled to be commissioned by February 2024. EDF has been appointed the consultant for this project.

This strategic project will diversify the energy mix, and support the economic, social and environmental development of Hatta. It will also achieve the goals of the Dubai Clean Energy 2050 to provide 75% of Dubai’s total power output from clean energy by 2050.

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Posted By : Amom Remju on Tue, 20 Aug 2019
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