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  • 12-09-2015

    Iraq signs electricity deal with Turkey's Enka

    Iraq: Iraq's electricity minister, Karim Aftan has announced the signing of a $235m electricity deal with a subsidiary of Turkey's Enka Isaat to install a 500-megawatt plant to help boost generation in the southern part of the country, Reuters has reported. The Turkish firm is to install four gas units, each with a production capacity of 125 megawatts in the al-Najibiya district in Iraq's southern oil hub, Basra. The green-field project will be financed by the local government of Basra and will be allocated to Basra province only. [AMEInfo.com]