JORDAN

 

Jordan To Build Massive Wind Farm

 

Jordan Wind Project Company (JWPC) has finalized a $221mn debt package with the World Bank’s International Finance Corporation (IFC) to enable it to build a 117MW wind farm in the southern governorate of Tafila. The IFC says Tafila is the first of a number of utility-scale wind and solar power projects in Jordan to reach financial close and will set an important precedent for further investments in the sector.

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