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Lebanon’s electricity deficit in billions of dollars

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Over the past seven years, the electricity deficit reached nearly $10 billion.

 
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In 2019, the Electricity Du Liban needed $1.7 billion to purchase fuel for the power plants.

 

EDL can manage to pay $800 million, leaving a deficit of $900 million on paper. But these 800 million are not used to buy fuel, but to pay salaries, operation, maintenance and rehabilitation of power plants and other matters.

 
 

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