ALGERIA

 

Algeria Awards $4Bn EPC Contracts For Six CCGT Plants

 

Algerian state utility Sonelgaz announced on 16 December that its generating subsidiary SPE has provisionally awarded engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts totaling $4.05bn for six 1.4GW combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) plants. The total cost of the projects – including CCGT units supplied by US firm General Electric under an earlier contract (MEES, 27 September) – will exceed...