Renewable energy plans discussed

Manama, Electricity and Water Affairs Minister Dr. Abdulhussein bin Ali Mirza today received Northern Municipal Council Deputy Chairman Ahmed Al-Kooheji, members Al-Showeikh and Abdulla Ashoor and secretary-general Zouheir Ibrahim.

The minister reviewed with the delegation electricity, water and renewable energy services being delivered to people, hailing the efforts of the municipal councils in bolstering joint cooperation and raising key issues.

Dr. Mirza gave a presentation to the municipal delegation, showcasing the programmes and projects of the Electricity and Water Authority (EWA) and the Sustainable Energy Unit and ways of benefiting from the solar energy.

The delegation commended the efforts exerted by the minister and officials to enhance the standard of services, stressing keenness on promoting cooperation to meet citizens' needs and aspirations.

The meeting was attended by Sustainable Energy Unit acting executive director Alexander Al-Samahiji and minister's advisor Adel Al-Tahoo.

Source: Bahrain News Agency