Dubai to announce preferred bidder for clean coal power plant on Oct. 13

Construction of the 1200 megawatt Hassyan plant would start next year



Dubai will announce the preferred bidder to build a clean coal power plant on Oct. 13, an official told Reuters on Thursday.

Construction of the 1200 megawatt Hassyan plant would start next year, after commercial, legal and financial issues are finalised, said Saeed Mohammed al-Tayer, chief executive of state utility Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA).