Familiar failings dog development while Algeria stakes out a renewable future


Issue 438 - 13 May 2021 - By John Hamilton

Like other Opec members, Algeria is promising a major conversion to renewable power, as the realities of the global energy transition register in even the more conservative oil producers. But this won’t stop Algiers ploughing ahead with a massively delayed procurement of gas-fired power or from giving under-performing state giants even more responsibilities, write John Hamilton, Jon Marks and our Algiers correspondent


 

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