G12 students, supervised by Dr Imad
and Miss Stephanie, visited Doha West Thermal Power Plant which is
located 10 km away from Al Jahra, Kuwait. This infrastructure is a
TYPE Oil Power Plant with a design capacity of 2400 MWe. It has 8
units. The first unit was commissioned in 1982 and the last in 1984.
It is operated by the Kuwait Ministry of Electricity and Water.
Students explored and learned about the computerized control system,
power usage and electricity costs of this plant.