Al Hidan power station ready to feed Al Bayt stadium

Al Hidan power station ready to feed Al Bayt stadium

President of Kahramaa Essa Hilal al- Kuwari said the station was built at a cost of about QR 138mn.

Shell shuts down Europe's largest refinery after fire

Shell shuts down Europe's largest refinery after fire

The British-Dutch oil giant Shell said it was shutting down Europe's biggest refinery after a pre-dawn fire broke out at a power station on the vast site on Sunday.

Pakistanis demand electricity as temperatures soar

Pakistanis demand electricity as temperatures soar

Violent protests erupted in Pakistan Monday as crippling electricity cuts left hundreds of thousands of people without power in soaring temperatures during the first two days of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.

Australia's 'dirtiest' power station to close

Australia's 'dirtiest' power station to close

One of Australia's dirtiest power plants will be shuttered as it is no longer economically viable, its owner said Thursday, in a move hailed by environmentalists.

Sri Lanka rations power after worst blackout in 20 years

Sri Lanka rations power after worst blackout in 20 years

Sri Lanka announced lengthy daily power cuts nationwide as the state-run electricity monopoly struggled to restore supply after the island's worst blackout in 20 years.