Saudi Arabia’s 17 companies with power generating capacity increased their total generating capacity by 4.76GW or 6.2% to 81.60GW in 2015, according to the government’s Electricity and Cogeneration Regulatory Authority (ECRA).

ECRA’s newly published 2015 Annual Statistical Booklet shows that the total generating capacity available for supply through the grid to customers by utility Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) increased by 5.6%, or 3.65GW to 69.16GW. (CONTINUED - 703 WORDS)