Muscat aims to increase powergen capacity by 22% to 2025, without increasing burning of key fuel gas. Freed up gas volumes will be relatively small, but this nonetheless indicates the sultanate’s ongoing shift away from gas for powergen.

State utility OPWP aims to raise Oman’s power generating capacity to 12.2GW by 2025, from almost 10GW at the end of 2018, with the development of renewables projects and improved efficiency in existing power plants expected to see gas burning...