Beyond the Headlines: Feb. 20-26

  • Missan plant to be tendered
  • Mansuriya power construction begins
  • Iran to increase power supply
  • Dhi Qar OKs record budget
Beyond the Headlines: Feb. 20-26
Members of the Sadrist's Liberal Bloc meeting in Nassiriya to discuss the "National Honor Charter," a platform for economic, political and social issues for the party. (STAFF/Iraq Oil Report)

Missan plant to be tenderedAMARA -- Iraq's Electricity Ministry will begin accepting bids next month for a 500 megawatt power plant to be built in Amara.A group of "specialized companies" have been invited to participate in the tender, according to Amer Nasrallah, the head of the Missan provincial council's energy committee. Construction would begin in the summer.Iraq's over-taxed power grid provides residents with only a few hours of electricity every day. The Electricity Minsitry h...

This content is for registered users. Please login to continue.
If you are not a registered user, you may purchase a subscription or sign up for a free trial.