President Rouhani Inaugurates MAPNA West Karun Power Plant

President Rouhani Inaugurates MAPNA West Karun Power Plant

President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated MAPNA Group’s West Karun Combined Cycle Power Plant via video conference on Monday, August 24, 2020. Located in Dasht-e Azadegan County in the southwestern province of Khuzestan, West Karun Power Plant is supplies power for four oil fields which are active in the region. With a nominal capacity of 520 MWs, the power plant consists of one combined cycle block of power that runs on MAP2A gas turbines (upgradeable to MAP2B turbines), a triple-pressure combined cycle with an efficiency of 51 percent (which can be enhanced to 53 percent) and a homegrown MAPCS control system. The project is MAPNA Group’s first power purchase agreement (PPA...

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MAPNA Receives PAC for First Gas-Fired Unit of Khorram Abad Power Plant

MAPNA Combined Cycle Power Plants Construction & Development (MD-2) Company received provisional acceptance certificate for the first gas-fired unit of Khorram Abad Combined Cycle Power Plant on June 20, 2020. With provisional delivery of this unit, MD-2 has now received PAC for 95 units with an aggregate capacity of 14,573 MWs. Khorramabad Combined Cycle Power Plant Project Located 10 kilometers from the city of Khorramabad, center of Lorestan Province in western Iran, the combined cycle power plant comprises two gas-fired units (162 MWs each) and one 160-MW steam cycle, totaling 484 megawatts. The power plant is equipped with E-type gas and steam turbines manufactured by MAPNA...

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MAPNA Receives PAC for First Gas-Fired Unit of Khorram Abad Power Plant
MAPNA Signs Agreement to Construct Second Phase of Khorramabad Power Plant

MAPNA Signs Agreement to Construct Second Phase of Khorramabad Power Plant

MAPNA Group inked a tripartite agreement on June 21, 2020, with Saba Power and Energy Group and Thermal Power Plants Holding Company to construct phase II of Khorramabad Combined Cycle Power Plant.  Based on the agreement, two gas-fired units of the second phase and the steam portion of the first phase of the power plant will by synchronized to the grid. The synchronization will take place by March 2022, and before the summer peak demand. With construction of the second phase, the western province of Lorestan will be largely independent in supply of its base power consumption. Speaking during the signing ceremony, MAPNA President Abbas Aliabadi praised efforts to construct power...

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President Rouhani Inaugurates Steam Unit I of Asaluyeh Power Plant

The first steam unit of Asaluyeh Combined Cycle Power Plant was inaugurated via videoconference by President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday, June 4, 2019.  Construction of the power plant's steam portion was also carried out by MAPNA Group under a buyback scheme with Thermal Power Plants Holding Company. Investment will be compensated via the fuel savings in the power plant within a two-year span. Operations to set up the steam portion of the power plant kicked off in 2016 and ended by March 2020. The first of three 160-MW steam units was inaugurated on June 4, 2020. Upon full synchronization of the steam portion, Asaluyeh Combined Cycle Power Plant will have a nominal power...

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President Rouhani Inaugurates Steam Unit I of Asaluyeh Power Plant