I heard about this proposal a while ago and I believe it’s the best alternative we have until our electricity crisis is over. What I suggest is that the government encourages households to purchase solar panels as well in order to be able to provide electricity as many hours per day as possible.

BEIRUT: The Cabinet decided in its session Thursday to go ahead with plans to lease electricity-generating ships and has empowered a ministerial committee to study international bids for the project.

Lebanon currently produces less than 1,600 MW of electricity but the actual need of the country far exceeds 2,300 MW. [DailyStar]