Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LIV

No 29

18-Jul-2011

OMAN

Consortium Signs Agreement To Build Sur, Omans Largest IPP

An international consortium led by Japans Marubeni and Chubu Electric Power, Qatar Electricity and Water Company (QEWC), and Water Company and Multitech (a Bahwan Engineering Group company) signed an agreement on 13 July with Oman Power and Water Procurement Company (OPWP) to build the Sur independent power project (IPP). At 2.0gw when fully commissioned in 2014, it will be...