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Energy

ENERGY GENERATION IN LEBANON (2015) 

 

POWER PLANT

GENERATED ENERGY (GWH)

LOCAL HYDRAULIC PLANTS

 
Litani (190MW) 291.001
Nahr Ibrahim (32.48MW) 80.778
El Bared (17.2MW) 38.411
Total Energy Generated by Local Hydraulic Plants 410.19

HYDRAULIC PLANTS

 
Safa (13.4 MW) 11.79
Kadisha 58.453
Total Energy Generated by Hydraulic Plants 70.243

THERMAL POWER PLANTS

 
Zouk (641MW) 1576.464
Jieh (342.5MW) 817.91
Hreicheh (75MW) 174.743
Total Energy Generated by Thermal Power Plants 2569.117 

COMBINED CYCLE POWER PLANTS

 
Zahrani (460 MW) 2980.763
Deir Ammar (460MW) 3039.9543121.851
Total Energy Generated by Combined Cycle Power Plants  6020.717

OPEN CYCLE POWER PLANTS

 
Baalbeck (75MW) 202.212
Sour (75MW) 188.281
Total Energy Generated by Open Cycle Power Plants
390.493

SHIP POWER PLANT

 
Power Ship-KPS9 & KPS7 (374W) 2689.838
Total Energy Generated by Ship Power Plants 2689.838

TOTAL ENERGY GENERATED IN LEBANON

12150.598

TOTAL IMPORTED ENERGY

261.501 

TOTAL ELECTRICITY GENERATED

12412.099

Source: Electricité du Liban (EDL)

 

KEY FIGURES


  • Gross Electricity Generation in Lebanon: 12150.598 GWh (97.89%)
  • Electricity Imports from Syria: 261.501 GWh (2.11%)

 

Status for the five-year plan that aims to increase the overall capacity of existing power plants:
The plan is under preparation for the tender documents with needed expropriation. And work in ongoing for finding financial resources. Some new energy plants are under construction: Deir Amar 2 (500MW), reciprocating Engine plant in Zouk (140MW) and Jieh (140MW).


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