Abu Dhabi Capacity Hits 15.5GW With Shuweihat S3 Completion


Germany’s Siemens and Korea’s Daewoo Engineering and Construction have handed over the 1.6GW Shuweihat S3 gas-fired combined cycle power plant for commercial operation by independent power producer (IPP) Shuweihat Asia Power Company (Sapco).

The completion of Shuweihat S3 takes the total generating capacity available to state utility Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Company (ADWEC) to 15.5GW (see...