The 2010 Global Water Awards: Power and Water Plant of the Year

For the plant commissioned in 2009 that represents the most impressive technical achievement in power and water.

Barka II, Oman

What is it?
A greenfield independent power and water project on Oman’s Gulf coast, producing 120,000m³/d of seawater through reverse osmosis, and 678MW of new power generation capacity. As part of the IWPP, the developers also acquired a 668MW brownfield power plant at Al Rusail.

Who is responsible?
The developer consortium featured GdF Suez Energy International,...

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