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First Tenders For Emirates National Grid Project In Mid-2003

The first set of tenders for the establishment of the Emirates National Grid (ENG) will be floated by mid-2003, UAE Electricity and Water Minister Humaid al-Owais said on 20 January. The entire project, scheduled for completion in two years, will cost Dh164mn ($45mn for details and map of the national grid project, see MEES, 10 June, 2002). The minister said that by 2010, the installed power capacity...