TITLE

The race to meet power demand

AUTHOR(S)
ROSCOE, ANDREW
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;1/10/2014, Vol. 58 Issue 2, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Saudi Arabia's expansion plans for its power sector to meet the increasing electricity consumption. Topics discussed include the power agreements for Saudi Electricity Co.'s (SEC) Rabigh 2 independent power project (IPP), demand for electricity drive by strong population growth and rapid industrial expansion and the country's plan to develop alternative energy projects to boost capacity and diversify generation sources in addition to traditional thermal power initiatives.
ACCESSION #
93875465

 

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