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Project Summary
Project Name: Dewa’s Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Solar Park Project – Phase VI
Facility Type: Solar PV Power Plant
Client: Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (Dewa)
Budget (US $): Unknown
Project Initiation: Not Given
Project Completion:: Sep 15, 2025
Location: Dubai
Project Current Status

Dewa has awarded a contract to a consortium led by Ernst & Young for the advisory services for the 900 MW Solar Photovoltaic Power Plant – MBR Solar Park Phase VI. Advisory services provided by the consortium include reviewing existing UAE legislation and regulatory frameworks, IPP developer tender document preparation, financial model development, developer tender submission management and evaluation, development of supplemental agreements, commercial negotiation, and concluding a power purchase agreement and financial closure with the developer. The scope also includes preparing a project marketing plan & activities, local and international roadshows and workshops. The project will become operational in stages between 2025 and 2027. (November 2022)

Project History
  • Dewa has invited bids by 28 July, 2022 for independent power producer (IPP) advisory services for solar photovoltaic power plant at Mohammed Bin Rashid (MBR) Solar Park - Phase VI Project. (July 2022)
  • The bids submission deadline has been extended to 11 August, 2022 for the IPP advisory services for solar PV power plant at MBR Solar Park - Phase VI Project. (August 2022)
  • Dewa has received bids for the advisory services for Solar Photovoltaic Power Plant – MBR Solar Park Phase VI. The bidders are: Deloitte Professional Services (DIFC), EY Consulting LLC, KPMG Lower Gulf Limited, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). DIFC has submitted the lowest bid offer of AED 4.36 million ($1.1 million). (August 2022)
  • Dewa has invited companies to submit EoI by 10 October, 2022 for the 900 MW solar photovoltaic IPP - Phase VI at MBR Solar Park. (September 2022)
  • Dewa has extended the deadline to express interest to 1 November, 2022 for the 900 MW solar photovoltaic independent power project - Phase VI at MBR Solar Park. Dewa will select a suitable developer/developers or developer consortium/consortia to share ownership of project company/companies to be incorporated in accordance with Dubai and UAE laws to build and operate on an Independent Power Project (IPP) basis. (October 2022)
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Project Schedule

July 2022: Invitation for Proposals for the Advisory Mandate

August 2022: Bids Submission for the Advisory Contract

Q3, 2025: Expected Start-up and Commissioning

 

Tentative Schedule:

October 2022: Shortlisting of Firms for EoI

Project Scope

The project scope involves the construction of a solar photovoltaic power plant at Mohammed Bin Rashid (MBR) Solar Park - Phase VI Project.

 

As with the second to fifth phases, the sixth phase will be developed under an independent power producer (IPP) model.

 

The power generated by the project will be purchased by Dewa under a long-term Power Purchase Agreement (PPA)

 

The MBR Solar Park is currently the largest solar project in the UAE and Middle East. It will have a capacity of 5,000 MW by 2030 with investments of Dh 50 billion ($13.6 billion).

Project Structure:
The project is owned, operated and managed by the Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (Dewa).
JamalAl Shaheen
Designation: Project Manager
Department: DEWA
Phone: +971 4 - 802 4675
KhaledAl Khaja
Designation: Vice President for Projects
Department: DEWA
Phone: +971 4-324-4444
Fax: +971 4-324-8111