Electricity Minister meets with US Ambassador ways of joint cooperation in the field of energy

2016/10/6 16:01


Search and Electricity Minister Qassim Fahdawi, with the new US ambassador to Iraq, Douglas Silliman ways of joint cooperation in the field of energy.

A statement by the Ministry of Electricity Agency has received all of Iraq [where] a copy of the "Fahdawi received in his office at the ministry Silliman, and discussed with him ways of joint cooperation between Iraq and the United States in the field of electric power, was in the meeting, they discussed the work of US companies, particularly General Electric company We are currently maintaining [13] gas generating station in all provinces in the country. "

The statement added that "the minister accept the reality of the national electricity system in the country, and the challenges they face, especially in the reconstruction of liberated areas the ministry, displaying many of the sites for investment."

For his part, Ambassador electricity minister has thanked the warm reception, expressed the readiness of the US government to assign the work of the Ministry of Electricity and provide advice as to contribute to the stability of electric power in Iraq.