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Saudi Arabia’s Unfolding Power Sector Reform: Features, Challenges and Opportunities for Market Integration
Electricity Sector Transitions

Saudi Arabia’s Unfolding Power Sector Reform: Features, Challenges and Opportunities for Market Integration

Shahid Hasan, Turki Alaqeel, Nawaz Peerbocus

Today, there is a physical exchange of electricity between Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries. However, this is not the same as competitive trade in electricity. Numerous studies have shown the efficiency benefits of electricity trade among GCC countries. These studies…

Shahid Hasan Hasan, Shahid
Turki Alaqeel Alaqeel, Turki
Nawaz Peerbocus Peerbocus, Nawaz
June 21, 2020
Is the Time Ripe for Private Investment in Interconnections in the MENA Region?
Electricity Sector Transitions

Is the Time Ripe for Private Investment in Interconnections in the MENA Region?

Shahid Hasan

Efforts to integrate power systems and markets in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries and the wider Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region are gaining momentum. With rapidly growing regional electricity demand, the development of an integrated electricity market…

Shahid Hasan Hasan, Shahid
September 2, 2019