TITLE

Power industry projects

PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Modern Power Systems;Mar2004, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on developments involving companies and institutions committed to energy development for global energy industries as of March 2004. Construction of a multimillion-dollar wind farm in South Australia; Agreement among the energy ministers of Zambia, Kenya and Tanzania to finance a tripartite power interconnector project; Exploration of investment possibilities for power projects in Pakistan.
ACCESSION #
12866796

 

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