Algerian Energy Company
“Algerian Energy Company spa”, abbreviated as “AEC” is a public company, a joint stock company created in 2001 and 100% owned by Sonatrach since 2018.
Statutory, its missions consist of the promotion of large-scale projects, alone or in partnership with National or foreign companies exercising in particular, in:
- The generation of Electric Energy,
- Desalination of Sea Water.
It is clear that the activity for which AEC is best known is, without doubt, Seawater Desalination.
Indeed, Sea Water Desalination (SWD) was a response given by the Public Authorities to counter the water stress raging, particularly in western Algeria.