Acwa – Moatize Coal-Fired Power Plant 600 MW – Mozambique - Project Profile

Acwa – Moatize Coal-Fired Power Plant 600 MW – Mozambique - Project Profile


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A consortium Acwa Power Moatize Termoelectrica SA (ACWA), formed by joint venture of Acwa Power of Saudi Arabia, Vale of Brazil, Japanese group Mitsui, Whatana Investment Group and Electricidade de Moçambique (EdM) is planning to undertake the construction of a 600MW coal- fired independent power plant (IPP) in Moatize, Tete, Mozambique.

The government of Mozambique and a consortium led by ACWA Power signed a 25-year concession contract for the development of the Project. The power plant shall be developed on BOOT basis in two phases.

The first phase is expected to be operational by 2017 with the capacity of 300MW and about 250MW of the total capacity of 300MW will feed Vale MZ and remaining 50MW supplied to EDM, to feed the grid.

The project involves the construction of powerhouses, storage rooms, boilers and substations, the installation of turbines, generators, and switchyards, and the laying of 220KV transmission lines.

GS Engineering & Construction was awarded engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract by ACWA for the construction of the power plant and ACWA Power’s wholly owned subsidiary NOMAC will be responsible for the operation and maintenance of the plant.


The project involves the construction of a coal-fired power plant in Moatize, province of Tete, Mozambique.

The US$907 million project includes the following:

1. Construction of powerhouses

2. Construction of storage rooms

3. Installation of boilers

4. Installation of turbines

5. Installation of generators

6. Installation of switchyards

7. Construction of substations

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