Jordan is working out the best way to source additional feedstocks and fuels to expand its energy sector. The IMF has prepared a working paper weighing up the options, while Japan is funding preparation of an electricity master plan.

Jordan is studying options for importing feedstocks and fuels for its energy sector, and in particular to replace gas supplies from Egypt that were disrupted by the Arab Spring and then halted as Egyptian gas output continued to fall. Electricity and water supplies are an urgent issue, which ‘Amman aims to tackle through its Electricity Master Plan. (CONTINUED - 1223 WORDS)