Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 28

10-Jul-2006

QATAR

Ras Laffan 680MW Power Plant Completed, Says QPC

Qatar Power Company (QPC) announced on 4 July the completion of a new power plant at its Ras Laffan B Independent Water and Power Project (IWPP). The 680mw power plant is part of Phase 1 of the project and was handed over on 23 June, said QPC. A water desalination unit, with 15mn gallons/day capacity, also part of Phase 1, is expected to be handed over on 10 August. The 1,025mw combined...