Shuweihat S2 Inaugurated As Abu Dhabi Expects Demand Growth
Abu Dhabi has inaugurated the $2.7bn Shuweihat S2 power and water plant as it looks to provide for a population that is expected to double to 5mn by 2030. Initially started up in March 2012, the plant – operating at full capacity – takes Abu Dhabi’s total nameplate generating capacity to 12.74GW, and its desalination capacity to 4.11mn cmd.
The plant was built 260km southwest of the...