24 October, 2019
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Algeria: Contracts signed for nine hybrid plants
The Algeria Press Service on 20 October quoted Sonelgaz chairman and chief executive Boulakhras Chahar as saying that contracts have been signed for the construction of nine solar plants intended to hybridise isolated diesel plants in the south of the country. Chahar said the technology would reduce diesel consumption by 30-40%. He said construction had been launched on 21 solar PV plants in 14 provinces in southern Algeria.