Middle East Economic Survey
Tractebel Wins Sohar IWPP Contract; Power/Water Privatization Law Promulgated
Tractebel EGI (a business division of Suez) announced on 21 July that it had been selected to design, build, own, operate and maintain the greenfield Sohar independent water and power project (IWPP). The approximately $500mn project will consist of a 585mw capacity combined cycle gas turbines plant and a 33mn gallons/day water desalination plant. The complex...