A huge project is nearing completion next year to serve Algeria's second largest city.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) introduced a new tariff structure for residential and commercial consumers that became effective on 1st January 2011.
ABB won a contract worth around US$140 million from the Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa), to build four new transmission substations and upgrade four existing substations.
Iraq asked investors to compete to build four power plants and help the country meet burgeoning electricity demands, promising a healthy profit for the winners.
Saudi Arabia expects renewable sources to contribute greater amounts to its total energy consumption as its need for power triples over the next two decades.