The two CCGTs Oman is firing up this year are the last for which gas supply is guaranteed. From 2020 onward, OPWP is looking to new technologies despite an upstream gas renaissance.

Oman aims to bring two gas-fired power plants with combined generating capacity of 3.21GW online this year, but these are the last gas burners in the current capacity expansion plans of state utility OPWP as the development focus switches to alternative electricity sources.

The Shinas Generating Company (SGC)...