Monday, October 10, 2016

US GE Company to rehabilitate two electrical stations in Iraq

Baghdad/ Iraq TradeLink: Iraqi Electricity Ministry announced reaching an agreement with the US GE Company to erect and operate Nassiriya and Samawa power stations.

In a statement, Iraqi electricity minister Qassim al-Fahdawi held talks in Istanbul with the representatives of the company during the International Power Conference, held there.

It is expected that the two stations will be in full operation by the next summer, with a total power production of 400 M/W.

Istanbul conference started on 9 October, 2016, with the participation of 10.000 experts from 85 countries, including Iraq.