Morocco is the leading Mena wind generator and is expected to double renewables capacity by 2023. Rabat is tendering for LNG imports, but coal is king for now.

Morocco’s current renewables generation capacity stands at just over 3GW, equivalent to almost half of the country’s current peak load, which reached a record 6.31GW in August according to state power utility ONEE.

Rabat relies on gas imports from Algeria and also oil to fuel some of its conventional power capacity....