Fahdawi calls for the completion of Iran's gas import line across the Diyala through next July
Baghdad / long-Presse
According to the Information Office of the Ministry of Electricity, in a statement received ( long - Presse) copy of it, "Electricity Minister Qassim Mohammed Fahdawi, was held on Thursday morning, at the headquarters of the ministry, however with Advanced angel in the Ministry of Electricity, represented by agents of the Ministry for the production and distribution projects and general managers at headquarters circles meeting."
the statement added that "Fahdawi student the cadres of the ministry to make extraordinary efforts to achieve preprocessing in the national electricity system, including reflect positively on increasing the hours ofprocessing during the holy month of Ramadan and the summer months. "
the statement pointed out that" the Minister of Electricity awarded during the meeting of his powers to theagents , each according to its competence except for personal powers in order to reduce procedures and overcome obstacles. "
the statement continued , " the meeting discussed equipped stations generating fuel theme and emphasis on quality, as well as discuss the completion of Iranian gas import line that passes through the province of Diyala toward Mansuriyah station ", stressing that" the completion of this line early next month of July. "
the statement noted that " the meeting put forward guarantees sovereign for decades payment term, as well as Aldezlat decades in addition to praise a company public Zora to accomplish the manufacturing plants that contributed to unzip bottlenecks, and urged them at the same time to complete the remainder of which the (12) station , " noting that " the minister Fahdawi praised the Angels Company (GE US) , which proved filed reports Bachianat implemented by the company achieving proportions advanced according to plan for maintenance (13) generating plant to add 700 megawatts middle of this summer. "
the statement stressed that" the meeting resulted in the formation of a committee in each generating station to find radical solutions to emergency shutdowns that have occurred and occur in order to end this situation and its causes is reflected positively on the continuity of its work. "
in spite of the attainment of energy production in Iraq , about 12 thousand megawatts, but it is still below thelevel of ambition and the need, which amounts to more than 20 thousand MW to all parts of Iraq, which needs a huge investment to reach self - sufficiency.
for its part, the province of Basra administration announced that Najibiyah gas power station will fuel dry gas in the two units Antacetin out of four units, and as pointed out that the two units could build 250 MB watts stable, confirmed that these projects come within the power processors in the summer.
the link member of the production of energy directorate with the administration of the province just Hilfi, in aninterview with (long - Presse), " the Najibiyah gas power station will fuel dry gas by two units of out of four production units after it was heavy with fuel, to work on the production of 250 MW of units Antacetin at thestation in a stable manner. "
Hilfi added that" the power station Najibiyah are designed to work primarily dry gas and gas saving her station is within the power processors projects in the field energy production during the summer and the continuation of the citizen is equipped with electricity , "he said , adding that" dry gas to provide for the plant will allow the station the Shatt al - Basra heavy fuel oil to provide her with four production units which produce about 420 megawatts. "
the invading Najibiyah station in Basra Ezzat management, on Friday (May 6, 2016), production fell to processing heavy fuel instead designed to work with natural gas, and high temperatures, warning of theconsequences of a break and exacerbate the problem caused by the work of environmental pollution if not received refineries daily fuel used by remnants.
The Najibiyah station carbonated built 2015 , last in Najibiyah area in Basra by the company (Lanka) Turkish and comprises four units productive capacity Altsamamh 500 megawatts, was inaugurated in January 2016, during the Prime Ministry 's Council of Haider al - Abadi 's visit to Basra.
the Iraq suffers a shortage of electric power since the beginning of 1990, but the past three years have seen an improvement in the provision of electric power after the opening of a number of power stations which (Zubaydiah in Wasit and good deeds in Karbala and Alhaidariya in Najaf and the station gas in Maysan and two stations in Diwaniya station al - Sadr in Baghdad, and stations Shatt al - Arab and Rumaila in Basra and gas station in Kirkuk), where operating hours continue to about 20 private hour with freezing temperatures while shrinking operating hours with high temperatures and increased loads on the power plants during peak times.