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Ajman Coal power station

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Ajman Coal power station is a proposed 1,000-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Ajman, Abu Dhabi.

Location

The map below shows Ajman, the approximate location where the plant would be built.

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Background on Plant

In 2008 Malaysian Mining Corporation signed an agreement with the government of Abu Dhabi to build a 1,000-megawatt coal plant at a cost of $2 billion in Ajman, with a planned operation of 2011.[1]

As of 2014 the plant has not been constructed and appears to be abandoned.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Malaysian Mining Corporation (MMC)
  • Parent company:
  • Developer:
  • Location: Ajman, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Coordinates: 25.416667, 55.5 (approximate)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Capacity: 1,000 MW
  • Type:
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Articles and resources

References

  1. "Malaysian firm to set up $2b power plant in Ajman," gulf News, July 18, 2008.

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