Under the patronage, and in the presence of H E Saad bin Sherida Al Kaabi, the Minister of State for Energy Affairs, the President & CEO of Qatar Petroleum, the General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) and Umm Al Houl Power Company signed an amendment to their agreement on the provision of electricity and water.

The amendment will increase water desalination capacity by 61.5 million gallons per day (about 280,000 cubic meters), which enhances Kahramaa’s capabilities for a sustainable supply of high quality water and electricity in Qatar.

The agreement was signed by Essa bin Hilal Al Kuwari, Kahramaa President, and Fahad Hamad Al Muhannadi, the Chairman of Umm Al Houl Power.