Sheki power plant 2


at Wärtsilä in Azerbaijan


Since 2005 Wärtsilä has successfully delivered seven power plants in Azerbaijan, with total output 860 MW installed. All power plants are operated by state owned utility company. From 2005-2007 Wärtsilä supplied 52 Wärtsilä 20V34SG (20-cylinder,V-type, 340 mm cylinder bore, single gas fuel) engines.

In 2007 Wärtsilä was granted for EPC contract of 300 MW power plant based on Wärtsilä 18V50DF (18-cylinder, V-type, 500 mm cylinder bore, DF-dual fuel) engines to Sangachal and a 104 MW plant with Wärtsilä 20V34SG engines in Guba.

Wärtsilä is a leading supplier of flexible power plants for the global power generation market. We offer Smart Power Generation solutions for baseload power generation, grid stability & peaking, industrial self-generation, as well as for the oil and gas industry. We provide superior value to our customers with our flexible, efficient and environmentally advanced energy solutions, which enable a global transition to a more sustainable and modern energy infrastructure.

Did you know?

  • Wärtsilä supports US grids with 1000 MW of large, gas-fired grid stability and peaking plants
  • Madrid airport in Spain is powered by Wärtsilä dual-fuel units
  • The first Wärtsilä 18V50SG - the world’s largest gas engine - is commissioned in Turkey 
  • Close to 1000 MW Wärtsilä liquid biofuel power plants are installed in Italy
  • Wärtsilä power plants can utilize Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) as fuel.

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