HH the Amir inaugurates Umm Al Houl Power Plant

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HH the Amir inaugurates Umm Al Houl Power Plant

 Amir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani went to the initiation of Umm Al Houl Power Plant, amid a function held by Qatar Electricity and Water Company in Umm Al Houl today. 

The Amir set the attractive piece in the logo of the power plant to authoritatively introduce it. Following the function, the Amir visited the power plant. 

The Minister was gone to by Prime Minister and Interior Minister H E Sheik Abdullah receptacle Nasser canister Khalifa Al-Thani, and a few clergymen and individuals from the political corps. 


Conveying a discourse at the opening service, Minister of State for Energy Affairs H E Saad container Sherida Al Kaabi said that Umm Al Houl plant is a standout amongst the most essential power extends in Qatar and an expansion to the not insignificant rundown of tasks that the State has executed to help thorough advancement in the nation. 

The Minister called attention to that the plant is fit for creating 2,520 megawatt of power and 136.5 million gallon drinking water for each day, which addresses 30 percent of the nation's issues of intensity and 40 percent of its desalinated water. 

The Minister called attention to that this task, regardless everything being equal, has been finished on time and inside the evaluated expense of about QR 11 billion, utilizing the most elevated specialized and worldwide norms and considering minimal effect on the earth. 

He lauded the significance connected by the administration of Umm Al Houl Company to the security and wellbeing of specialists at the site, in which in excess of 14,000 laborers were available in the meantime, and the organization that executed the task enrolled 69 million hours without mishaps. 

The minister likewise respected the accomplices in the Umm Al Houl venture, Mitsubishi and JERA from Japan, who have solid collaboration with Qatar for over 50 years in the field of oil and gas and in the development of intensity plants and water desalination. He likewise adulated every one of the individuals who added to the fruition of this venture, including Qatar Electricity and Water Company, Samsung and Hitachi, just as nearby development contractual workers, driven by Al Jaber and Mott MacDonald organizations that directed the task in the structure and usage stages. 

As far as concerns him, Fahad bin Hamad Al Mohannadi, Chairman of Umm Al Houl Power Company and General Manager of Qatar Electricity and Water Company, said that power is a basic help of the economy in any nation on the planet, and water is additionally the most imperative segment of human life. That is the reason most nations are quick to give the power expected to propel the economy notwithstanding verifying their water needs. 

He included that power and water division in Qatar are among the vital parts to which the State is connecting incredible significance and has put resources into it locally and all around. 

He said the significance of Umm Al Houl Power venture lies in the way in which it joins proficiency of execution through ideal use of gaseous petrol and the assorted variety of the water generation instrument, through ideal utilization of warm vitality and switch assimilation innovation, which are viewed as the best as far as nature, indicating the key area of the undertaking that sustains both Doha, Al Wakra and the mechanical region, just as its association with the real repositories. 

President and Chief Executive Officer of Mitsubishi Takehiko Kakiuchi portrayed the Umm Al Houl control plant as a huge accomplishment, taking note of that it is the primary venture for Mitsubishi in Qatar. 

He expressed that the undertaking was finished before the legally binding date, including that investment in such a venture is a genuine evidence of Mitsubishi's system. 

He communicated fulfillment at adding to the solidness of the power and water supply in Qatar. He included that Mitsubishi chiefs will be enchanted to take an interest in new business openings later on to add to the general improvement of Qatar. 

Moreover, a short film about the power plant, its generation volume and its job in giving power and water was appeared amid the service. 

Umm Al Houl control plant is one of the biggest water desalination and power age plants in the locale. It speaks to an incredible expansion to the water and electric security in Qatar. It likewise utilizes present day advancements that secure nature, guarantees water creation and produces power at the most elevated guidelines and quality. 

QEWC possesses 60 percent of the Umm Al Houl control planet, Qatar Petroleum and Qatar Foundation claim 5 percent each, and Mitsubishi-TIBCO claims the rest of the 30 percent.