• Rabat
  • SNRT Radio National (الإذاعة الوطنية) is a Moroccan radio channel operated by the state-owned public-broadcasting organization SNRT and specializing in news, sports, talk programmes, and popular music,broadcast from Rabat called in Arabic AL-IDAA ALWATANIA MAGHREBIA mean Moroccan National Radio The channel focuses on news (with bulletins every half-hour), together with discussion and debate on public policy and social issues. (wikipedia.org)
  • Moroccan
  • El Glaoui became head of the Glaoua upon the death of his elder brother, Si el-Madani, and as an ally of the French protectorate in Morocco, conspired with them in the overthrow of Sultan Mohammed V. Until the second half of the 20th century, Moroccan society was in a state of feudalism very close to that which pertained in Europe during medieval times. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy invited expressions of interest in the design, construction, operation, maintenance and financing of the first of the five planned solar power stations, the 500 MW complex in the southern town of Ouarzazate, that includes both PV and CSP. (wikipedia.org)
  • Maghreb Arab Press (known as MAP, French: Maghreb Arabe Presse), is a Moroccan official news agency. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most common spoken languages of Morocco are Tamazight and Moroccan Arabic. (wikipedia.org)
  • Renewable
  • Renewable energy in Morocco represented 0.4% of the national energy balance (excluding biomass) and nearly 10% of electricity production in 2007. (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco plans a $13 billion expansion of wind, solar and hydroelectric power generation capacity and associated infrastructure that should see the country get 42% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2020. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite huge wind and solar potential, it is too early to say when Morocco could begin exporting renewable electricity to Europe. (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco has additional renewable resources that could be developed, which the countries four perennial rivers and many dams with hydroelectric potential. (wikipedia.org)
  • consortium
  • In 2012, a consortium led by ACWA Power won a €634m euro contract to build a solar power plant near Ouarzazate, Morocco - called Noor I. In October 2013, a consortium led by Spain's Abengoa, Engie Energy International (formerly International Power) and ACWA Power had been pre-selected for the 200MW Noor II construction tender. (wikipedia.org)
  • French
  • The ruinous reigns of Moulay Abdelaziz and Moulay Hafid bankrupted Morocco and led first to riots, then to armed intervention by the French to protect their citizens and financial interests. (wikipedia.org)
  • The support given to French by El Glaoui, often called the Glaoui during the French occupation in Morocco, earned him the reciprocal support of the French colonial authorities. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the French period, Ouarzazate expanded considerably as a garrison town and administrative centre. (wikitravel.org)
  • project
  • That is not all what Ouarzazate has to offer as its name has recently been associated with a solar mega-project that is supposedly going to end Morocco's dependency on energy imports, provide electricity to more than a million Moroccans, and put the country on a "green path. (pambazuka.org)
  • If we were to believe the makhzen's (a term that refers to the king and the ruling elite around him) narrative, recycled without nuance or critical reflection by most media outlets in the region and in the West, the project is very good news and a big step toward reducing carbon emissions and tackling climate change. (pambazuka.org)
  • My recent visit to Ouarzazate has prompted me to deconstruct the dominant narrative around this project. (pambazuka.org)
  • This analysis examines the project through the lens of the creation of a new commodity chain, revealing its effects as no different from the destructive mining activities taking place in southern Morocco. (pambazuka.org)
  • Morocco's Ouarzazate project, as the most advanced project under the investment plan, presented a positive outlook by looking at their program in an integrated manner. (afdb.org)
  • Altus Strategies Plc (AIM: ALS), the Africa focused exploration project generator, announces that it has been granted six permits comprising the Zaer exploration licence (''Zaer'' or the ''Licence'') in Central Morocco, targeting copper, tungsten and tin mineralisation. (altus-strategies.com)
  • The Company also announces that, in line with its Project Generator model, it has also relinquished four early stage licences in Morocco. (altus-strategies.com)
  • In November 2009 Morocco announced a solar energy project worth $9 billion which officials said will account for 38 percent of the North African country's installed power generation by 2020. (wikipedia.org)
  • The project will involve five solar power generation sites across Morocco and will produce 2,000 megawatts of electricity by 2020. (wikipedia.org)
  • main
  • The three main varieties used in Morocco are Shilha, Central Atlas Tamazight and Riff (also called Tamazight by its speakers). (wikipedia.org)
  • offer
  • It was directed by Michael Offer on location in Morocco from 27 August to 23 October 2007, and broadcast on BBC One in four parts from 16 to 23 March 2008. (wikipedia.org)
  • Europe
  • Morocco, the only African country to have a power cable link to Europe, aims to benefit from the €400bn ($573.8bn) expected to come from the ambitious pan-continental Desertec Industrial Initiative. (wikipedia.org)
  • base
  • The Hercynian aged intrusions of central Morocco are highly prospective for base metals and host a number of active and historic mines and deposits. (altus-strategies.com)
  • place
  • Politics of Morocco take place in a framework of a parliamentary constitutional monarchy, whereby the Prime Minister of Morocco is the head of government, and of a multi-party system. (wikipedia.org)
  • After going through many delays and casting problems, production finally took place from December 2013 to March 2014 in Morocco, Jordan and England. (wikipedia.org)
  • A major portion of filming took place in Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Media
  • In addition to providing news, the agency cofounded a national charter for the improvement of women's images in the media with the ministry of social development and family and solidarity and the ministry of communication and culture in 2005. (wikipedia.org)
  • Media of Morocco Chiba Yushi (February 2012). (wikipedia.org)
  • desert
  • Solar power in Morocco is enabled by the country having one of the highest rates of solar insolation among other countries- about 3,000 hours per year of sunshine but up to 3,600 hours in the desert. (wikipedia.org)
  • series
  • On June 17, 2011 King Mohamed VI announced a series of reforms that would transform Morocco into a constitutional monarchy. (wikipedia.org)
  • members
  • The Assembly of Representatives of Morocco (Majlis al-Nuwab/Assemblée des Répresentants) has 325 members elected for a five-year term, 295 elected in multi-seat constituencies and 30 in national lists consisting only of women. (wikipedia.org)