Japan’s Sumitomo building power plant in Turkmenistan

Oil&Gas Materials 15 February 2018 11:36 (UTC +04:00)

Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Feb. 15

By Huseyn Hasanov– Trend:

Japan’s Sumitomo Corporation is constructing a gas turbine power plant in the Turkmen Lebap province, Turkmenistan State News Agency reported Feb. 15.

The power plant with capacity of 432 megawatts will occupy an area of more than four hectares.

The plant is planned to be commissioned in 2018 and all generated electricity will be exported to Afghanistan.

Turkish Ronesans and Japanese Mitsubishi companies became subcontractors of the construction project.