Tag Archives | power generation

New Gas Processing Facility in Maysan

By Simon Kent.  Iraq’s Maysan province, which borders Iran, has opened a new gas processing facility to treat associated gas from the Fakka and Bazargan fields. A statement from Iraq’s Ministry of Oil did not say how much gas was being processed, but the gas had previously been flared and will now be used for power […]

American Company Proposes Power Plant in Babil

The head of the Babil Investment Commission said on Saturday that they had received an offer from a U.S. company to build a 250 MW power plant in the province. According to a report from AKnews, Alaa Herba explained that American company ‘California Source’, which specializes in the energy sector, had submitted a comprehensive proposal […]

Iraq Building Two New Power Plants

28 May 2010 – Azzaman Two new power plants are to be built in the southern provinces of Babel and Karbala, the Electricity Ministry said in a statement.   The statement said Electricity Minister Kareem Wahid laid down the foundation stones for both plants, which will cost nearly $170 million.   It will take the gas-driven […]