Improv. Oper. Eff. Exist. Power Plants

Project Summary

Approval Date 16 May 2011
Signature Date 24 May 2012
Planned Completion Date 30 Jun 2016
Last Disbursement Planned Date 30 Jun 2016
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Power
DAC Sector Code 23220
Environmental Category 3
Commitment U.A 490,400
Status Completion

Project General Description

The present project relates to study on improving the operational efficiency of existing thermal power plants in Egypt. It's initiated by the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt with is supported by African Development Bank Group. The project includes two components comprising: a) consultancy services to undertake the fore-mentioned study on power plant efficiency in Egypt; and b) Audit.

Project Objectives

The principal objective of the study is to identify opportunities for the Egyptian Electricity Holding Company (EEHC), improve the efficiency, reliability, availability, output and operating life of one or two of its existing steam-cycle thermal power plants. The findings of the Study should then be applicable to other thermal power plants in the country.


The main beneficiaries of the project are Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt and Egyptian Electricity Holding Company (EEHC).

Participating Organization

Middle Income Countries Fund
Government of Egypt
Egyptian Electricity Holding Company (EEHC)
Egyptian Electricity Authority


IATI identifier 46002-P-EG-F00-002
Last Update 24 Mar 2023


Contact Details

Name Khaled Mohamed Samir EL-ASKARI

Geographic Location

Country Egypt
Coordinates Location Name
30.05 31.65 Cairo Governorate