The Project, The Plant
Tobene Power SA, a subsidiary of Melec PowerGen Inc, is a Senegalese limited liability company established in 2011 for the construction and operation of the power station. The 20-year energy supply contract with Senelec was signed on October 2011.
The Tobene power station is an oil-fired power station in Senegal. It is located in Tobene. The plant is a diesel combined Cycle (DCC) and consists of 5 diesel engine generator sets of MAN 18V48/60 type, 16.5 MW each including a steam Turbine of 7 MW.
The project is currently under construction by the EPC Consortium MPG and MAN DIESEL & TURBO. The engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning of the plant is expected to be completed within a period of 16-18 months.