“Kuwait will soon be home to a rather large, 280MW solar thermal power plant – located in Abdaliya, just southwest of the farming region of Kabad. The solar power plant will be Kuwait’s first. Current projections are that the project will end up costing somewhere around or $3.27billion-therefore representing quite a substantial investment into the country’s energy infrastructure.”
via Kuwait Times.
Many people will say “finally.” Although electricity through oil is extremely cheap here, every summer there are power overloads and the country has needed a secondary source of power for a long time.
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