SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

July 09, 2008 07:00 ET

Construction Under Way on $490 Million, 750-Megawatt Gas-Fired Power Station in Egypt, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - July 9, 2008) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Egyptian power producer Middle Delta Electricity Production Company (Talkha, Egypt) has begun construction on a 750-megawatt (MW) natural-gas-fired combined-cycle power station in the town of El Atf about 60 kilometers west of Alexandria, Egypt. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Limited (TYO:7011) (Minato, Tokyo), one of Japan's leading power-equipment manufacturers, and its sister company Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TYO:6503) (Chiyoda, Tokyo) were awarded the construction contract.

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