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PDO to power offices with solar energy

Petroleum Development Oman’s headquarters at Mina Al Fahal will be completely powered by solar energy by the end of the year,
By Staff reporter 5 January 2018 0 28974

Petroleum Development Oman’s (PDO) headquarters at Mina Al Fahal will be completely powered by solar energy by the end of the year, a representative of the company has reportedly said.

It inaugurated a solar facility on its car park on Wednesday.

“By November this year, our headquarters at PDO will be independent of power from the grid. The first phase powers nearly 50% of our requirements and the second phase will be nearly the same capacity to make us power the PDO offices only by solar...