Category: Energy

GLOBAL Signs Contract with Wartsila

Rural Areas Electricity Company has awarded the contract for the construction of a new Masirah Island Power Plant to Global Chemicals & Maintenance Systems. An OER report.

Driving energy efficiency

Sohar 2 and Barka 3 are twin facilities with 744MW power generation capacity each. Both plants represent a total investment of $1.7bn.

Commemorating a historic visit

The PDO day witnessed the introduction of the first PDO ICV awards to recognise the outstanding ICV achievements of its contractors and staff, and the launch of an ICV directorate


The Sultanate is well-positioned to grow into a hub for solar EOR technologies and supporting industries.

Saving energy

Oman Cables Industry has introduced efficient water and electricity management systems at its factory and office premises, aimed at reducing its water and electricity consumption by 15 per cent and 5 per cent respectively