Posts Tagged ‘Jordan’

Jordan Selects Finalists to Bid for 300MW of Solar, Wind Power an hour ago

Jordan selected 45 companies including France's Total SA 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 […]

Jordan launches solar projects to diversify energy resources

Jordan launched on Sunday 12 solar energy power plants with a total capacity of 200 megawatts, state-run Petra news agency reported. The total cost of the projects, launched by King Abdullah II of Jordan, is about 400 million dinars . View full post on Wind Power News

Jordan to Have 500 Megawatts of Solar, Wind Power by End of Year

Jordan plans to have 500 megawatts of wind and solar power capacity by the end of this year as the country boosts the amount of electricity produced with renewable energy, according to a statement by Ibrahim Saif, the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources. Of the planned 1,000 megawatts of projects being developed in the […]

MENA’s largest wind farm opens in Jordan

The Tafila Wind Farm , the first and largest utility scale wind power plant in Jordan and the Middle East, was recently inaugurated by King Abdullah II. The 117-megawatt wind farm is directly connected to the national grid and will produce 400 gigawatt-hours of electricity annually, said a statement. View full post on Wind Power […]

Jordan, UAE Join Wind Power

ABU DHABI [MENL] — Jordan and the United Arab Emirates have joined for a wind power project. The Masdar Institute has directed Jordan’s first utility scale wind power project in the Middle East. View full post on Wind Power News

KEPCO wins $510m wind power plant deal in Jordan

South Korea’s state-controlled electric utility company on Monday said it has inked a deal to build and operate a wind power plant in Jordan. The $510 million agreement calls for Korea Electric Power Corp. to build the 89.1 megawatt Fujeij wind farm in the Middle Eastern country. View full post on Wind Power News

Jordan: Spanish firm selected to build wind power plant

Jordan will sign an agreement with Spain’s Elecnor this month to build a $150 million wind-operated power plant in the southern city of Maan, according to Energy Minister Mohammad Hamed. View full post on Wind Power News