New Capital Power Plant- Egypt

New Capital Power Plant- Egypt

The 4,800MW New Capital power plant is being developed by Cairo Electricity Production Company (CEPC), a subsidiary of the Egyptian Electricity Holding Company (EEHC). The new combined-cycle power plant (CCPP) will be located in the proposed new capital of Egypt, approximately 45km east of Cairo. It is scheduled to become fully operational in the first half of 2018. The plant will significantly increase Egypt’s electricity generation capacity, while contributing to the national economic development.