CCGT Plants in Kazakhstan

Location: Kyzl-Orda
Operator: Kyzylordateploelektrotsentr
Configuration: 3 X 15-MW UGT-1600 gas turbines CHP
Operation: 2005
Fuel: associated gas
HRSG supplier: Yuzhtransenergo
T/G supplier: Zorya
EPC: Energotechprom
Quick facts: This CHP plant commissioned in Dec 2005 and connects to the 220kV grid. Heating capacity is 90 Gcal/hr. The project was financed by JSC AktobeMunayFinans.

Photograph courtesy of JSC AktobeMunayFinans
Posted 28 Jan 2016

Kumkol Field
Location: Kyzl-Orda
Operator: JSC PetroKazakhstan Kumkol Resources
Configuration: 4 X 25-MW 5001 gas turbines
Operation: 2004-2011
Fuel: associated gas
T/G supplier: GE
Quick facts: In Apr 2011, PetroKaz Kumkol completed an extension to its gas turbine power plant at the Kumkol oil field, about 200km from Kyzyl-orda town. The power station uses associated (flare) gas from local production sites and was developed in consortium with JSC Turgai Petroleum, majority-owned by Russia’s Lukoil.

Photograph courtesy of PetroKazakhstan
Posted 27 Jan 2016

Kashagan KUT
Location: Atyrau
Operator: North Caspian Operating Co
Configuration: two 130-MW 2+1 CCGT blocks with 5001 gas turbines
Operation: 2011
Fuel: natural gas
HRSG supplier: Macchi
T/G supplier: GE, Nuvo Pignone
EPC: Bateman Litwin, Kentech, Tekfen, Gama, Caspian Contractors Trust, Kitek Construction
Quick facts: In May 2004, Bateman Litwin was awarded a $190mn contract for a new CCGT plant by NCOC. The $196mn project was then due for completion in Jun 2007, but substantial completion was not until Mar 2011. The Kashagan utilities plant serves the the onshore terminal works.

Photograph courtesy of Kentech
Posted 27 Jan 2016


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

Updated 28-Jan-2016