Power Pylons to Up Capacity to 363 MW

An agreement has been reached on Friday with a Turkish exporter of ready-to-use power pylons to increase capacity from 240 to 363 megawatt (MW) in Basra, according to the provincial council’s electricity committee chairman.

“The capacity of one pylon, due to arrive in the port of Umm Qasr soon, will be upped from 105 to 143 megawatt, while the second, to arrive in Khour al-Zubair port, will be upped from 125 to 225 megawatt,” Eng. Ziyad Ali Fadel told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.

Fadel pledged that the production of electricity in Basra will see improvement by the summer.

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