MENA - Electricity Transmission Network

Main nodes and major lines of the electricity transmission network of the MENA region. Interconnection lines with countries outside of the region included. The properties for nodes are "name" and "node type" (city, town, plant, dam...). The properties for lines are the "transmission power" in kV (e.g. 400), the "type of line" (single, double...), the linked nodes (identified by the nodes names) and, for international interconnections, the "interconnection" property gathers the two linked countries identified by name. The format is GeoJSON, nodes are displayed as points and lines as lines. Data comes from the Arab Union of Electricity and country utilities.

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Author Haroun Beltaifa
Last Updated April 13, 2020, 17:22 (UTC)
Created August 2, 2017, 22:40 (UTC)
Topic Transmission and distribution; Energy access; Power system and utilities
Country Palestine, State of; Syrian Arab Republic; Kuwait; Yemen; Oman; Bahrain; Egypt; Lebanon; Libya; Jordan; Tunisia; Qatar; Algeria; Iraq; Morocco; United Arab Emirates
Region Middle East and North Africa
Status Ongoing
Coordinate Reference System WGS84
Published year 2017
End date 2016