Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has begun a project to add 400MW of capacity at its M Station gas-fired power and desalination plant in Jebel Ali.

Work is due for 2018 completion and will raise capacity to 2.46GW electricity and 140mn gal/day (636,000 cmd) of water. The station’s current 2.06GW capacity comes from 6x234MW gas turbines and 3x218MW steam units. (CONTINUED - 277 WORDS)