Regulator Prepares to License Oman’s Biggest Solar Photovoltaic Project

19 January 2021

The Authority for Public Services Regulation (APSR) is preparing to grant a license to Shams Ad-Dhahira Generating Company SAOC (SAGC), which is implementing the Sultanate’s biggest solar photovoltaic (PV) based power plant in Ibri . The announcement comes as SAGC, backed by Saudi-based global power and water sector developer ACWA Power, prepares to commission the 500 MW capacity scheme ahead of full commercial operation targeted around the middle of this year. Read more on