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China begins work on $900 million power plant and agrees to develop oil field in southern Iraq

By Salah al-Rubaai

Azzaman, August 16, 2008

The Chinese firm, Shanghai, has started constructing a major thermal power plant in the southern Province of Wasit, the Ministry of electricity said.

Electricity Minister Kareem Waheed attended the laying down of the foundation stone for the plant, the largest ever project a foreign firm begins constructing in Iraq since the 2003 U.S. invasion.

Kareem said on completion the plant will generate 1320 megawatts of electricity.

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Tags: china, iarq war, oil
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