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Israel Publishes Tender For World's Biggest Desalination Plant


Four months after the government approved a strategic plan for coping with Israel's prolonged drought, the ministerial tenders committee, representing the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of National Infrastructure, Energy, and Water Resources, and the Israel Water Authority, on October 30 published the tender documents for the Sorek B desalination plant. The franchise holder for the PPP project will be responsible for planning, financing, constructing, operating, and maintaining the desalination facility for 25 years.