November 22, 2017
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Mideast changes

By Dick Hill

Three things are happening in the oil-rich countries of the Middle East: rapid population growth, an escalation in standard of living and a water shortage. Dominated by the need for desalination electricity, these events are driving a massive power plant construction program. The associated increase in the price of oil is inevitable.


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