The Ministry of Electricity in Baghdad, in cooperation with consulting firm Parsons Brinckerhoff (PB), will present Iraq’s Long Term Electricity Master Plan at a 2-day conference in Istanbul on 1st and 2nd February, 2011.
The 2010 – 2030 Long Term Master Plan, prepared by joint teams from Parsons Brinckerhoff and the Ministry of Electricity’s Planning and Studies Department, provides a long term road map for the future expansion of Iraq’s electricity program. The Master Plan Conference will present the findings and recommendations of the master plan report. Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with Ministry of Electricity and Parsons Brinckerhoff teams to discuss the latest issues facing the power sector in Iraq.
The Master Plan Conference has been organised in partnership with the US Embassy-Baghdad and is open to all interested parties. Registration and attendance is free. More information and registration details are available at: http://www.iraqelectricitymasterplan.com.
Jeff Larkin, project director for Parsons Brinckerhoff’s role on the master plan, comments, “Development of this master plan has been a huge joint effort on the part of both PB and the Ministry of Electricity and has resulted in a detailed and comprehensive study and analysis of the many issues facing the power sector in Iraq. I’m confident the conference will be informative and constructive for attendees.”