Giza North Power Project

Development Partner: World Bank
Start Date: 12/08/2011
Closing Date: 31/12/2017
Total Financing: US$ 600.00 million
Total Financing Equivalent: US$ 600.00 million
Government's Sector: Electricity and Energy
Implementing Entity: Egyptian Electric Holding Company
Governorate: Giza

Development Program Objectives:

The objective of the Giza North Power Project for Egypt, Arab Republic of is to contribute to improving the security and efficiency of electricity supply in a sustainable manner. There are three components to the project, the first component being Giza north power plant. The components include the following:

(i) four 250 MW gas turbines;

(ii) two 250 MW steam turbines;

(iii) four heat recovery steam generators (HRSG);

(iv) water systems including cooling water, condensate system (deaerator, condenser, etc.), feedwater heaters, service water and waste water treatment; and

(v) electrical system including transformers and switchyard. The second component is the technical assistance.

Development Impact:

Strengthening the national grid of electricity and thus contribute to the economic development of Egypt and improve the lives of citizens by reducing the gap between supply and demand.

US$ 6,056.82 million

Total amount of the current ODA provided by World Bank to Egypt


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