To meet the Kingdom's growing demand for electrical power in the industrial and agricultural sectors of the economy, the Saudi government has replaced the old fragmented system of electrical power generation (provided by numerous small companies) with SCECOs - Saudi Consolidated Electric Companies - each providing electricity for a whole region of the Kingdom.

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