Yazd Solar Thermal

Thanks to many sun-rich areas in Iran, there is high capacity of using solar energy. Yazd integrated solar combined cycle power station is a hybrid power station situated near Yazd, Iran which became operational in 2009. It is the world’s first combined cycle power plant using solar power and natural gas. This plant has capacity of 467 MW and uses solar energy in order to augment its steam generation by concentrating solar power technology.

Status of Project: Completed

Project Highlights

Role of Parhoon Tarh: Managing Contractor (MC)
Client: MAPNA Group
Consultant Engineer: Moshanir Consulting Engineers
Location: Iran-Yazd Province
Project Cost: 18 million USD
Project Duration: 40 months


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Project Volumes

Concrete Volume: 31,000 m3
Formwork: 78,000 m2
Reinforcement: 3,300 tonss
Steel Works: 3,300 tons
Sandwich Panel: 20,500 m2

Project Specification

Capacity: 478 MW
Number of Units: 2*159 MW gas units (V94.2) Number of steam units: 1*143 steam unit
Capacity of Solar Unit: 3,300 tons
Steel Works: 17 MW

Project Goals

  • Developing and using clean energy, and making optimum use of the solar energy

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