Saudi Arabia's Acwa Power shortlisted for Jordanian projects
Finalists selected for six solar and wind energy power plants with total capacity of 300 megawatts of power
Jordan has selected 45 companies including France’s Total and Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power as finalists to bid for six solar and wind energy power plants with total capacity of 300 megawatts of power.
The 31 companies selected for the four solar power plants include Linuo Group, FRV Solar Holdings, ACWA Power, Chint Solar, Total Solar and TBEA Xinjiang Sunoasis, Minister of Energy Saleh Kharabsheh said in a phone interview. The plants would each have capacity of 50 megawatts, he said.
#CSP #technology has a key role to play in the #MENA region. Levelised cost of power is expected to continue to fall by 30% during the next ten years., and reach a cost of electricity of between $60/MWh to $100/MWh by 2020 pic.twitter.com/pFBEbRYkI7— ACWA Power (@ACWAPower) March 19, 2018
The 14 companies for the two wind plants include Alcazar Energy, SamGreenPower, ACWA Power, Eesti Energia, Korea Southern Power and EMA Power Investment, the minister said.
The graceful wind turbines of our Khalladi project in #Tangier #Morocco provides electricity equivalent to the yearly average consumption of a city of 400,000 people. #windpower pic.twitter.com/3ogMphKyVV— ACWA Power (@ACWAPower) February 15, 2018
All companies are expected to submit technical and financial details of their offers by the end of the month, he said. Bloomberg.