The Ministerial Energy Committee, during its meeting on Wednesday, chaired by Prime Minister Haider Abadi, discussed the plan of the Ministry of Electricity for the summer of 2018 and completed preparations for the processing of citizens with electric power, while taking a number of decisions.
“The meeting was an extensive discussion of the Ministry of Electricity plan for the summer of 2018 and the completion of its preparations for the processing of citizens electric power, and adding a number of units that Will enter the work in the coming days, which will improve the supply of electricity to citizens. ”
The statement added that “the meeting discussed the project of hydrogenation unit and improve gasoline fuel in the province of Kirkuk,” pointing out to “discuss the completion of the project Salahaddin thermal station and funding the rest of the project resources of the framework agreement cooperation with the Chinese government.”
The committee decided that “the Ministry of Finance to transfer the amount of the allocation and financing of 65 billion dinars from the payment of receivables for electricity processed to the government departments directorates of production (Basrah, Nasiriyah, central, Salahuddin, Euphrates and the north) to maintain the operation of the electrical system.
The committee, according to the statement, directed the Ministry of Oil to “equip the Ministry of Electricity with 4000 cubic meters per day of gas oil to operate the stations in the summer”, approving “the allocation and financing of 5 billion dinars for the project of the Sabla and completion of the rest of the project of the channel to lining 90,000 acres between The provinces of Maysan and Dhi Qar and debt repayment. ”
And discussed “a number of other topics on the agenda and took a number of decisions, in addition to following up the guidance and decisions that were taken in previous meetings.”