GEOCL expects electricity deficit of 2,000 megawatts over summer peak period

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GEOCL expects electricity deficit of 2,000 megawatts over summer peak period

April 06, 2021 - 20:44
Written by: RabiaGolden

The General Director of the General Electricity Company of Libya (GEOCL), Ibrahim Al-Falah, stated that the country is likely to face a deficit of approximately 2,000 megawatts during the summer peak period.

He explained that loads are likely to reach at least 7,000 megawatts simultaneously, however, to operate three generating units before the coming summer season may improve both state and public networks, stressing that debts owed by public entities presently exceeds two billion dinars.