KUWAIT

MEES Agenda

 

Kuwait Burns Crude, Turns To Renewables, To Meet Fuel Challenge

 

Kuwait’s government prepares diesel generators for emergency services this summer, due to lack of power stations. Power plants burn crude and gasoil as they face a 100,000 b/d-plus fuel oil deficit, and look set to burn more crude oil to meet its rapid short term power demand growth. The electricity ministry gets “breakthrough price” bids for solar power that put it at...