BAHRAIN NEWS AND BUSINESS UPDATES
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The Kingdom’s Electricity and Water Affairs Minister announced developing a high-tech solar power plant with a nominal capacity of 100 megawatts of electricity in collaboration with the private sector. The project will drive a wide range of energy and power initiatives across the Kingdom. To read more click here.
The tender for the piling of the new Bahrain Marina development is to be awarded at the end of September. The project itself will include a five-star hotel, various residential apartments and villas, waterfrontage including a 450m boardwalk, an entertainment centre, a cinema complex, a yacht club, and dining and retail facilities, as well as […]
The new gas plant is being built as part of an expansion of Bahrain Natural Gas Expansion Company. With the GCC subsidiary of JGC Corporation, JGC Gulf International, being responsible for the $99m pipelines, the second part of the expansion project. To read more click here.
GE Energy Financial Services, the energy investing division of General Electric, has supported financing (via ECA SERV) for Aluminium Bahrain’s (Alba) 1,792MW combined-cycle power plant in Bahrain, for goods and services amounting to $310.4m and $310.3m respectively. To read more click here.
Durrat Al Bahrain, in the south of the country, is soon to see infrastructure works commence fro the new Medical City which is to comprise academic and medical facilities, a research centre, on-site accommodation and other facilities. To read moire click here.
Bahrain’s Sustainable Energy Unit (SEU) as appointed Cesi, the global leader in technical consulting and engineering, to assist in the development of technical and regulatory requirements with regards to the distribution of renewable energy resources into Bahrain’s current electricity supply. In particular solar PV panels will be high on the agenda to be implemented. To […]