Saudi Arabia is currently overseeing the largest electrical supply expansion plan in the Middle East, with plans to increase generating capacity from 55 GW to 120 GW by 2020, said the organisers of an upcoming energy event in Riyadh.
Alstom, a global leader in the world of power generation, has joined hands with Saudi-based Arabian Bemco Contracting Company to set up a manufacturing unit for power generation equipment in Jeddah.
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Turkey has added 4,100 megawatts (MW) of new power generation capacity in the first eight months of this year, with a total investment of $6 billion, Energy Minister Taner Yildiz said in a statement on Thursday.
The new investment
Saudi Arabia burned record monthly volumes of oil in June and July, official government figures show, contrary to the top crude producer's plan to temper its summer oil burning spree this year with more gas.
Power-Gen Middle East 2013, a major event for the power generation, transmission and distribution industry, has extended the Call for Papers deadline until June 22 for speakers to submit an abstract for the conference.
Power-Gen Middle Eas
Saudi Energy 2012, the 15th international show for electricity, lighting, power generation, water technology and HVAC for Saudi Arabia, opened yesterday (May 8) in Riyadh.
Inaugurated by Dr Saleh bin Hussein Al Awaji, Deputy Minister of El
A group of Saudi investors have set up a company with a capital of SR400 million ($106.66 million) to invest in the filed of power generation and distribution, a report said.
The Eastern Province-based company has signed a series of deals
State-controlled Saudi Electricity Co (SEC) plans to launch a transmission subsidiary in January as it splits up into six companies to encourage competition, state news agency SPA reported.
After the restructuring, SEC will be a holding co
Dubal, one of the largest single-site aluminium smelters in the world, won an honourable mention for its power expansion project at a major energy conference held in the US city of Las Vegas.
Dubal’s unique GTX project, which was presented
A number of countries in the GCC are either in the planning stages for Smart Grids, the most radical phenomenon to impact the power industry globally, and this is expected to accelerate in the next five to seven years, said a report.