Jordan Agrees on Shale-Oil Plant With Eesti Energia, Times Says

Jordan agreed with Estonia’s Eesti Energia AS on the construction of a 460 megawatt power plant that burns shale oil, the Jordan Times reported.

The plant, due to be built in central Jordan within four years, will run on shale oil produced at a processing plant in the kingdom that is also under development by Eesti Energia, known as Enefit, the newspaper reported, citing Jordanian Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources Alaa Batayneh.

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