Egyptian power company El Sewedy Electric will execute two power projects with a combined capacity of 1,965 MW in the UAE. El Sewedy will undertake these projects in collaboration with other firms such as Siemens.
The first project concerns the supply of materials, installation and operation of the fourth phase of a power station located in Al Awir. The plant will have a capacity of 815 MW and the value of the contract executed by the Egyptian company, amounts to $300 million. Work on this first project is scheduled to be completed in early 2020.
The second project is for a plant with a capacity of 1,150 MW that will be located in the locality of Sharjah.