Qatar’s state generator QEWC delivered record Q1 output of 8.64TWh for the first three months of 2020 (see chart 1). This follows a record 48.6TWh for 2019, up 23% on 2018 and 11% above the previous record of 43.9TWh in 2017.

But it remains to be seen if the monthly record of 5.65TWh set last August is beaten this year given that Qatar’s economy is heading into recession (MEES, 8 May). (CONTINUED - 143 WORDS)