By John Lee.
Prime Minister Dr. Haider Al-Abadi has inaugurated the new 500-MW Najibiyah gas power station in Basra province.
The Prime Minister congratulated the citizens and the people of Basra on this important achievement which will increase the supply of electricity.
Dr. Haider Al-Abadi said electric power is the lifeblood of the country and an important element to drive the economy forward and must be preserved and not wasted and to provide the necessary fuel and petroleum derivatives.
(Source: Office of the Prime Minister)