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Sharjah utility grid development projects under way

UAE, Sharjah: Sharjah electricity, water and gas authority (Sewga) is working on its strategic plan to boost the efficiency of the power grid and improve its performance.

Work on 157 new 11 kV distribution stations has been completed in addition to the replacement of equipment and spare parts in 111 stations.

The plan also focuses on cutting power failures and responding to the continuous increase in power consumption and expected loads, said the statement from Sewga.

Chairman Dr Rashid Al Leem said the authority pays close attention to developing grids and continuing comprehensive development processes in all regions within Sharjah.

Sewga, Al Leem stated, continues to work on completing the plan to develop the transmission and distribution network and building electrical substations as per global sustainability standards.

“The plan aims at realising the aspirations of Sharjah residents in carrying out projects that strengthen the modern infrastructure, to keep pace with growth, development and prosperity in Sharjah, providing the finest services and improving the quality of life, as well as supporting economic and urban growth,” noted Al Leem.


Source: Trade Arabia News Service