The ground-breaking ceremony for the Casablanca-Settat seawater desalination plant, the largest of its kind in Morocco, took place early on January 23, 2024. The plant, which will supply 300 million m3 of water per year by 2030, is being built by Spain’s Acciona Group, in consortium with Moroccan companies Afriquia Gaz and Green of Africa, both subsidiaries of the Awca Group.