Kirkuk: Equipping the Population With Electricity Will Reach 24 Hours in Summer
|February 27, 2012||Filled under Iraq Daily News|
Kirkuk, (Rn) – The Department of Electricity Distribution Kirkuk for processing of the population 12 hours a day of national electricity energy processed by the province of Baghdad and the Kurdistan region. She noted that the hours of processing the national electricity will reach to 24 hours a day in the summer.
Officials and oil-rich Kirkuk province were able last summer to absorb the anger of the local population after the contract with the Kurdistan region of the province to provide electric power, which will be paid wages from the petro-dollar project.
Decided that the Ministry of Electricity Kurdistan Regional Government in August of last year to provide the province of Kirkuk, 225 megawatts of electricity for five years.
An official relations and the media in the circuit measured Alrezvani told the Kurdish news agency (Rn) that “the number of hours of processing the citizens of Kirkuk electricity to the national total reached 12 hours a day.”
He pointed out that “the number of hours of national electricity supply will reach to 24 hour a day in the summer.”
He added that “12 hours of electricity, including a national investor’s share of Baghdad and the Kurdish share equip the citizen.”
And you need to Kirkuk Some 880 megawatts to cover the daily demand while now equipped with 450 MW which is 240 of the national network of investors and 225 Kurd.
He continued, saying Alrezvani “Snjhz citizen 16 hours at the end of March next.”
And declared the province of Kirkuk, in the earlier allocation of $200 billion dinars for the establishment of a power station in the province is linked to the national grid capacity for up to 400 MW to be implemented in two phases for each stage 200 MW project funded by petrodollars.
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