Sunday 23 December 2018
2000 MW Solar Energy Package was officially announced today at a press conference at the Ministry of Energy and Water by Mohammad Gul Khulmi, Acting Minister of the Ministry of Energy and Water.
Eng. Amanullah Ghalib, Chief Executive Officer of DABS, Mohammad Younes Mommand, Deputy Chief of Chamber of Commerce and Industries, Head of public and private partnership of the Ministry of Finance, a number of government officials, including deputy ministers and a number of media attended the conference.
Mohammad Gul Khulmi, Acting Minister of the Ministry of Energy and Water, called important the 2000 MW Solar Energy Package in five zones of Afghanistan in providing power energy, adding that the package is open to investors until the end of December.
Eng. Amanullah Ghalib Chief Executive Officer of DABS, beside appreciating from the usual cooperation of the Ministry of Energy and Water and the Ministry of Finance, said that we would like to see more cooperation from the Ministry of Finance, the National Customs and Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the area of Solar Energy Tariffs, Quality of Equipment and Public Awareness in the solar energy sector.
Also, the Ministries of Energy and Water and Finance are cooperating with interested investors in the provision of land and some of the related facilities, and the power of mentioned package is purchased from DABS side.
It is to be noted that 41 investor companies have unofficially expressed their interest in the package of 2000 MW Solar Energy.