Algeria Energy

Production at maturing oil and gas fields is encouraging Algeria to consider new approaches with regards to its hydrocarbons potential. In line with rising demand for electricity, the country has invested significantly in the power sector over the past 10 years. With rising domestic consumption and growing environmental awareness, solar energy has come to occupy a more prominent role in the development of the energy mix.

This chapter contains interviews with Abdelmoumen Ould Kaddour, CEO, Sonatrach; and Tobias Becker, Senior Vice-President and Africa Director, ABB.