IRAQ

KRG Starts Work On 750MW Power Plant

Turkish contractor Enka has ordered four 126MW gas turbines and a steam turbine from US firm General Electric for a new 750MW combined-cycle power plant it is building at Bazian in the Sulaimaniyah area of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG).  The plant at Bazian is being developed by local firm Qaiwan, and follows three combined-cycle gas turbine (CCGT) plants built by Qaiwan/Enka for the KRG at Erbil, Sulaimaniyah and Dohuk.

The KRG is...