Dhofar Power Company S.A.O.C.

Also known as: DPC, DPCO Last updated on: 07 February 2020

Power demand in Oman grows at 8% per annum

Muscat: Electricity generated in Oman reached 14 gigawatts per hour last year, said Eng. Hamad Al Maghdari, chief executive officer of the Rural Areas Electricity Company and chairman of Distribution Code Review Panel (DCRP).The demand for power in the Sultanate continued to grow and is estimated at 8 per cent per annum."In 2015, we have produced 14 gigawatts per hour while the electricity

Times of Oman - 10-Mar-2016

Moody's downgrades OPWP to A3 from A1

02 March 2016 Moody's Investors Service on Monday downgraded the long-term domestic and foreign currency issuer ratings of Oman Power & Water Procurement Co (SAOC) (OPWP) to A3 from A1 and placed the ratings on review for further downgrade.Moody's also placed six other Omani Government Related Issuers on review for downgrade.A complete set of companies and rating actions is listed below. List of a

Oman Daily Observer - 02-Mar-2016

No impact from downturn on power distribution sector growth

Muscat - Investments in the expansion and modernisation of Oman's electricity distribution sector continued apace in 2015 undimmed by the economic slowdown unleashed by the international oil price collapse, according to a key power sector official.Eng Hamad bin Salim al Maghderi (pictured), Chairman of the Distribution Code Review Panel (DCRP), a grouping of the nation's five electricity

Oman Daily Observer - 01-Mar-2016

Nama Group to sponsor OCCI's Business Opportunities Forum

Muscat, 15 November 2015In line with its commitment towards participation in creating a diverse and sustainable economy and contributing to the Oman's growth, Nama Group will be one of the main sponsors of the Business Opportunities Forum to be held on November 16-17, at the Oman International Exhibition Centre. Nama Group will be the (Gold) sponsor of the forum Organised by Oman Chamber of

Press Release - 15-Nov-2015

RO 400m electrical contracts, but too few contractors

The Distribution Code Review Panel (DCRP) has bemoaned what it describes as a paucity of suitably qualified Grade A contractors to undertake vital electrical infrastructure contracts worth in excess of RO 400 million annually.

Oman Daily Observer - 17-Oct-2015

ACWA Power consortium celebrates ground breaking of Phase 2 of Salalah Independent Power Plant

Salalah, Oman - 15 October 2015: A consortium led by ACWA Power and Mitsui celebrated today the commencement of construction operations of Salalah IPP (Phase 2). The consortium signed an agreement with the Oman Power and Water Procurement Company (OPWP) on 25 May 2015 to develop Phase 2 of Salalah IPP, at a cost of 2.32 billion SAR (USD 620 million), which will have a capacity of 445MW once

Press Release - 15-Oct-2015

RO 240 m power plant in Salalah

A ceremony will be held today for laying the foundation-stone for the RO 240 million worth Salalah II Independent Power Plant, the second stage for power generation in Raysut area in Salalah.

Oman Daily Observer - 15-Oct-2015

Dhofar Generating Company sale completed

The Electricity Holding Company (SAOC) member of Nama Group has completed the sale of the Dhofar Generating Company in Salalah.

Oman Daily Observer - 15-Jul-2015

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