Siemens has been awarded a $253 million contract by the Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) to build nine substations, the German technology giant said on Sunday.
The contract, valued at 920 million Qatari r
With one of the biggest power reserve margins in the GCC, Qatar was comfortably able to deal with the peak usage of 6,255MW recorded in 2012, said the organisers of an upcoming energy and water conference in Doha.
Qatar Energy and
The electricity demand in Qatar will increase by 10 per cent annually over the next five years, said Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa).
While Qatar is the world’s largest exporter of LNG and one of t
Unilever, one of the world’s leading FMCG companies, and Kahramaa have kicked off a water conservation awareness campaign in Carrefour, Doha.
This is the first activity under the MoU signed between Kahram
Qatar plans to generate 20 percent of its energy from renewables over the next decade with the first phase of a 200MW solar project to be tendered in the first quarter of 2014, said the organisers of an upcoming solar power summit in Doha.
Siemens has signed an agreement with Qatar University and Kahramaa to carry out joint efforts on researching and developing energy-efficient systems and solutions to support the rapid development of Qatar’s infrastructure.
The memorandum o
Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) has signed up leading engineering company Hyder Consulting to provide engineering and environmental consultancy services for a major reservoirs project in Doha.
The Water Security
Siemens has signed two major contracts worth a total of $201.3 million with Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation (Kahramaa) that aim to improve the power infrastructure in Doha.
Under the first contract, worth $188 million, Si
Qatar General Electricity and Water Company (Kahramaa) has appointed global law firm Eversheds as advisor for the project implementation and development activities.
Tasked with meeting Qatar’s growing demand for electricity and water, Kahr
Areva has snapped up it biggest contract worth about 500 million euros ($731 million) from Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation, to develop gas-insulated substations in Doha.
The Kahramaa contract is part of the Qatar P