SAUDI ARABIA

 

Aramco Scales Back Giant Jazan Plans To 2.4GW

 

Saudi Aramco’s latest contract award for its planned Jazan integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) power plant suggests a return to the original planned 2.4GW capacity (MEES, 23 November 2012). Aramco has awarded Spain’s Tecnicas Reunidas (TR) a $1.7bn contract for utilities and off-site facilities for the giant plant to be built at Jazan Economic City in southwest Saudi Arabia, where Aramco is...