Tek Muscat, the Omani branch of Tek Solar, starts up!
Tek Solar and TeaTek Group are pleased to announce the opening of a new corporate company in Oman. The company will be called Tek Muscat and will be active in the field of photovoltaics and renewable energies. Another exciting challenge awaits the TeaTek Group and TekSolar.
A strong investment in renewable energy is expected in Oman, as reported by the Oman Observer a few months ago, this makes our presence strategic:
“The project — Ibri II Solar IPP — is a 500 MW capacity solar photovoltaic (PV) based scheme to be set up in Wilayat Ibri in Dhahirah Governorate…..the first in a series of large-scale solar and wind-based ventures planned for procurement by Oman Power and Water Procurement Company in line with the government’s strategy to secure a minimum 10 per cent contribution from renewables by the year 2025.”
As reported by the Oman Observer on May 2, 2018, OPWP plans to procure a total of six new solar and wind powered plants aimed at delivering a total of around 2,650 MW of renewables based capacity by 2024.
The new capacity includes three large-scale solar PV schemes each of around 500 MW capacity. For now, they are referred to as Solar IPP 2022, Solar IPP 2023 and Solar IPP 2024, indicating that they are slated to come on stream in the years 2022, 2023 and 2024 respectively.
Good Luck Tek Muscat!