Undersecretary of Ministry of Electricity and Water Eng. Mohammad Boushahri said the electricity consumption this summer season is expected to increase to 13,000 MW.
He revealed that the ministry has received the land for establishing Nuwaiseeb Power Station from Kuwait Municipality and the project for the station will be carried out in two phases, each 3,000MW production.
Boushahri explained that the first phase of the North Al-Zour Power and Water Distillation Station project is expected to finish by November 2016, and it will produce 1,500 MW of water. The Al-Zour station will produce 20 percent of the total water production and 10 percent of the total electricity production in the country.
Source: Arab Times