CCGT Power Plants in Iran - Tehran
Montazer Gaem
Location: Tehran
Operator: Tavanir
Configuration: Three, 332-MW, 2+1 CCGT blocks with 9001E gas turbines
Fuel: natural gas, oil
Operation: 1992-2001
HRSG supplier: FW
T/G supplier: John Brown, GEC-Alstom, Siemens
EPC: Marubeni, Unit, John Brown, Mapna
Quick facts: The combined-cycle conversion of the first block was accomplished in 41 months. The plant has a Heller dry cooling system and is connected to the grid through a 230kV switchyard.

Photograph courtesy of Mapna
Posted 31 Jul 2005

Parand
Location: Tehran
Operator: Tavanir
Configuration: 6 X 159 MW V94.2 gas turbines
Fuel: natural gas, diesel oil
Operation: 2006-2007
T/G supplier: Ansaldo
EPC: Mapna, Ghods Niroos, Istafer Construction, Pishgaman, Monenco Iran
Quick facts: The project was awarded to Mapna in 2003 and first machine was synchronized in Apr 2006 and the last in Mar 2007. The site is 37km from Tehran city and connected to the 230kV grid.

Photograph courtesy of Monenco Iran
Posted 8 Nov 2008

Shahid Rajaee CC
Location: Tehran
Operator: Tavanir
Configuration: Three 346-MW, 2+1 CCGT blocks with 9001E gas turbines
Fuel: natural gas, oil
Operation: 1994-2002
HRSG supplier: FW
T/G supplier: JBE, GEC Alsthom
EPC: Mapna
Quick facts: The combined-cycle conversion was awarded to Mapna in 1996 and completed in 41mos from site mobilization. The plant has a Heller dry cooling system.

Photograph courtesy of Mapna
Posted 14 Aug 2005

 
Qom
Location: Tehran
Operator: Qom Electric Power Generation Management Co
Configuration: two 357-MW, 2+1 CCGT blocks with M701D gas turbines
Fuel: natural gas, diesel oil
Operation: 1994-1998
HRSG supplier: ABB
T/G supplier: MHI, Melco, ABB
EPC: MHI, ABB, Sadelmi, STI
Quick facts: The first GT at Qom went online in Sep 1993 and the ABB combined-cycle conversion was completed in Oct 1998. The plant is connected to the 230kV grid

Photograph courtesy of Saba Power & Electricity Industries Co
Posted 3 Jul 2016

Tehran Rey
Location: Tehran
Operator: Rey Power Generation Management Co
Configuration: 6 X 32 MW, 16 X 25 MW, 7 X 32 MW, 3 X 85 MW, 4 X 25 MW gas turbines
Fuel: natural gas, diesel oil
Operation: 1978-1986
T/G supplier: ACEC, AEG, Fiat, Hitachi, MHI
Quick facts: This 525,000m² location hosted one of the world's largest, single-site collections of gas turbine power plants. A number of machines have been relocated to other sites.

Photograph courtesy of Ministry of Energy
Posted 9 Nov 2008

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 03-Jul-2016

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