Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation,was
established in July, 2000 further to the Emiri Law number 10,
to regulate and maintain supply of Electricity & Water to
Since inception, Kahramaa has operated as an independent corporation on a commercial basis
with a total capital of four billion Qatari Riyals. Kahramaa
was mandated with several responsibilities and commitments,
some of which are:
The right to own, construct, operate and maintain electricity
generation stations, water desalination plants, electricity
transmission and water distribution networks.
Set up of infrastructure & network development plans and
Lay out regulations, standards and codes of practices which
pertain to provision of electricity and water supplies to various
buildings and establishments as well as review of their implementations.
Provide consultancies & services related
to its operations.