The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (Jordan) is a sovereign country in western Asia. Jordan is bordered by Saudi Arabia to the south, Iraq to the northeast, Syria to the north, and Israel to the west. The population of Jordan in 2017 was 9.7 million.
Jordan has initiated a tender for six solar and wind power plants. Each power plant will have a 50 MW capacity. Thirty-one companies have been approved to participate in the solar power plant projects and fourteen companies have been approved to participate in the wind power plant projects. All companies must submit final technical and commercial bids to the Jordanian government by March 31, 2018.