Petroleum Development Oman and GlassPoint Solar to Build One of the World’s Largest Solar Plants

MUSCAT, Oman--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), the largest producer of oil and gas in Oman, and GlassPoint Solar, the leader in solar enhanced oil recovery (EOR), today announced plans to build one of the worlds largest solar plants.1

Miraah (meaning mirror in Arabic) will be a 1,021 megawatt solar thermal facility in South Oman, harnessing the suns rays to produce steam. The steam will be used in thermal EOR to extract heavy and viscous oil at the Amal oilfield. Miraah willdeliver the la