Power & Water

09-08-2012
Libya's General Electricity Company (GECOL) has said that saboteurs had damaged its transmission networks near Bani Walid on 8 August, causing power cuts in the area.
20-07-2012
Paris-based cable manufacturer awarded deal to supply state electricity company for power transmission and distribution upgrades.
27-06-2012
The state-owned General Electricity Company (GECOL) says it has completed maintenance work on power stations in the city of Sirte, which was badly damaged during the 2011 conflict.
07-06-2012
A specialist demining team has completed its work at the under-construction Khaleej power station in Sirte, according to government officials.
07-06-2012
Daewoo E&C, which was involved in various sectors prior to the 2011 uprising, says it is unsure when work will resume on its Libya projects.
17-05-2012
Stalled construction work on the Al Khaleej power plant in the city of Sirte is expected to resume in June 2012, according to the General Electricity Company (GECOL).
17-05-2012
The General Gas Transport and Distribution Company (GGTDC) recently held an annual meeting in which it set its budget for 2012.
13-05-2012
During a recent visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Libya's Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Dubai utilities authority, his former employer.
30-03-2012
Canadian company says it has received an outstanding payment and will restart work on its Great Man-Made River monitoring contract.
13-02-2011
The state-owned General Desalination Company (GDC) recently met with Libya Telecom & Technology (LTT) to discuss linking its desalination stations located along the coast, Quryna reported. 
13-02-2011
The General Company for Electricity (GECOL) has begun working with the Eastern Africa Power Pool (EAPP) to help organise an assembly, Al Fajar Al Jadeed reported.
02-01-2011
Abu Dhabi’s Al Maskari Holding says it signed an agreement on 12 December with the Libyan Privatisation and Investment Board (PIB) to build a $3bn energy hub in Libya.
02-01-2011
Libya is aiming to triple its power generation capacity within a decade to support foreign investment and further economic diversification, according to quotes by Libyan officials carried in The National, an Abu Dhabi-based newspaper.
05-12-2010
Egypt and Libya have agreed to accelerate cooperation in the development of their electricity network, according to Quryna.
21-11-2010
Singapore-based Hyflux has won a $100m contract for engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) works on a planned desalination plant in Tobruk along Libya’s north-east  Mediterranean coast, the company reported on 15  November.