Tag Archives | Electricity

Siemens Wins GECOL Contract

The General Electricity Company of Libya (GECOL), the state-owned company responsible for the production and distribution of electrical power, recently signed a contract with Siemens to supply and install spare parts at the Khoms steam power station. The Information Office of GECOL said that the deal was worth just over 5 million Libyan dinars. Siemens […]

France’s Nexans Wins $134m Libyan Cable Contract

French multinational cabling manufacturer Nexans has been awarded contracts worth around 110 million Euros ($134 million) by Libya’s PEWCO (Public Electrical Works Company), a wholly-owned subsidiary of GECOL (General Electricity Company of Libya), the state-owned company responsible for the production and distribution of electrical power, to supply cables for projects to upgrade the country’s power […]

Solar and Wind Energy Projects Planned in Libya

A German led initiative envisioned building EUR 400 billion vast networks of solar and winding farms across North Africa and the Middle East to provide 15% of Europe’s electricity supply by 2050. Against this backdrop, Morocco has been chosen as the first location for the project. The Desertec Industrial Initiative, a coalition of companies including E.ON, […]