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Algiers looks to a revived Desertec initiative
Energy minister Mohamed Arkab has been trying to give a sense of dynamism across the Algerian industry, if not always convincingly. While decisions on much-anticipated tenders have dragged on – or have disappointed – it was something of a surprise when Arkab announced that Algeria was involved in a move to revive the Desertec Energy Initiative as a means of substantially increasing solar power production.
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