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Iraq And France’s Total to Work on Gas Production, Solar Deals

French energy company aims to capture and process 600m standard cubic feet a day of gas from the Ratawi field Iraq’s cabinet gave approval for TotalEnergies SE to develop a natural-gas field and help boost the country’s oil output. The French energy company aims to capture and process 600 million standard cubic feet a day […]

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Iraq And France’s Total to Work on Gas Production, Solar Deals

Iraq’s cabinet gave approval for TotalEnergies SE to develop a natural-gas field and help boost the country’s oil output. The French energy company aims to capture and process 600 million standard cubic feet a day of gas from the Ratawi field, the Iraqi News Agency said, citing a government spokesman. Total will also build a […]

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Iraq Can Fix Electricity Crisis by Planning Long-Term Reforms, IEA Says

International Energy Agency experts say country’s power grid has all but collapsed as it is gripped by a searing heatwave. Iraq’s electricity sector must bring in long-term reforms and solutions to fix its power cut crisis, an International Energy Agency official has told The National. A widespread power cut hit Iraq a few days ago […]

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Masdar Signs Deal to Install 2 GW of Solar Power Plants in Iraq

Abu-Dhabi-based solar energy specialist Masdar signed a deal last week to provide more than 2GW of photovoltaic projects in Iraq. The projects will form part of Iraq’s plan to mitigate its chronic energy shortages and capitalise on its reliably sunny climate by installing up to 10GW of solar power projects by 2025. The scheme also […]

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Iraq Inks Deal With UAE Firm to Produce Renewable Energy

Iraqi Oil Minister Ihsan Abdul-Jabbar Ismail announced the signing of an agreement with Masdar, a renewable energy developer based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), to establish a solar energy project. Baghdad, Iraqi Oil Minister Ihsan Abdul-Jabbar Ismail announced the signing of an agreement with Masdar, a renewable energy developer based in the United Arab […]

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UAE’s Masdar to Develop 2 GW Solar Projects in Iraq

Iraq has signed an agreement with Abu Dhabi’s state-owned Masdar to boost the contribution of renewables to the country’s power generation with the development of 2GW of solar projects. The agreement will see Masdar develop a range of solar power projects across the centre and south of the country. This comes as part of an […]

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Iraq, UAE’s Masdar Sign Solar Power Agreement – Iraqi Oil Ministry

The Iraqi electricity ministry signed with Masdar, a United Arab Emirates-based renewable power developer, an agreement to build solar power projects in central and southern Iraq, with a total capacity of 2,000 Megawatts, the Iraqi oil ministry said on Thursday in a statement. The project is the biggest investment in Iraq’s renewable energy industry, the […]

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Iraq In Talks With Masdar, ACWA Power to Deliver Clean Energy

Iraq is in talks with Masdar to implement solar energy projects targeting an electricity capacity of up to 2 gigawatts, Oil Minister Ihsan Abdul Jabbar told Asharq Business. Projects to generate electricity from solar energy in Karbala and Alexandria with a capacity of 525 megawatts were approved with a Norwegian company, according to Abdul Jabbar. […]

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Iraq Opens New Power Plant Amid Electricity Shortage

Iraq generates around 19,000 megawatts while actual need exceeds 30,000 megawatts. Iraq on Saturday inaugurated a 500-megawatt power plant in the southern province of Dhi Qar amid a severe electricity shortage in the country. Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi said in a statement shared by his office that the plant will “provide 500 megawatts to the […]

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EGYPT: Cairo Wants to Export its Renewable Energy to Iraq Via Jordan

The Egyptian government is studying the possibility of exporting some of its electricity to Iraq. Such a project, if approved, would require the construction of new power lines to boost the Iraqi grid through Jordan. Egypt already exports some of its electricity to the Gulf country.Thanks to its megaprojects, Egypt is one of the main […]

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