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Power & Renewables

Middle East & Africa September 2019

Regional analysis & forecasts
Middle East & Africa

Oman’s Dhofar wind farm started up in August. The project will have a capacity of 50 MW when fully commissioned. Dhofar is expected to be fully commercially operational by the end of 2019 and will provide a significant boost to Oman’s renewable capacity, providing power to 16,000 homes. Oman had around 8 MW of installed solar capacity last year. The country’s generation from all sources has grown steadily in recent years, rising from 19.8 TWh in 2010 to 37.3 TWh in 2018, an increase of...