Solar PV

Fiafi Solar

Fiafi Group is proud to announce the establishment of the Fiafi Solar division in 2021.

Fiafi Solar has been established to assist with the decarbonization of the Iraqi energy sector.

Fiafi Solar will leverage its contracting and maintenance capabilities and experience in the Oil & Gas sectors to provide EPC services to the emerging Iraqi utility scale Solar PV market as well as establishing a new division to service the Commercial & Residential Solar markets.

Fiafi PV Board

Ragdan El-Akabi
With a background in Engineering, Motorsport and Property Ragdan established the Fiafi Group in 2004. By 2013 Ragdan had grown Fiafi Group into one of Iraqs most trusted contractors to International industrialists operating in the Iraqi Market with over $400M contracts secured. Based in Iraq, Ragdan is focused on the next phase of growth for Fiafi as it plays its role in the decarbonisation of the Iraqi Energy Sector.

James Lee
James has been a key player in the world of solar for over 10 years. James established Lightsource Renewable Energy (now Lightsource BP) in 2010 and as Managing Director grew the business to be the largest Solar development business in Europe operating over 1GW of Solar assets before a sale and exit in 2015.

James has continued to be heavily involved in the Solar and Renewables industry both as an investor and in board roles through his company Arilee Ltd which has investments in Europe, Australia, Africa and the the Middle East.

Utility Scale

The Iraq Government has ambitions to produce 10 gigawatts of solar energy by the end of 2030. Fiafi Solar is seeking to position itself as a major player in achieving these goals

Fiafi Solar are actively looking for development and investment opportunities in the Utility Solar market

Complementing our push into this market is our contracting and maintenance experience gained through 18 years operating in the Iraqi Oil & Gas sector

Fiafi Group has built an impressive track record in Contracting & Maintenance and are now seeking to expand this to the Iraq EPC Market

Fiafi Solar offer the following services:

  • Development of projects for both utility ground mount and commercial and industrial applications
  • Solar PV Feasibility Studies
  • Logistics and supply chain management
  • EPC (Engineering, Procurement, and Construction)
  • Surveying and setting out sites
  • Local skilled, semi-skilled and unskilled labour
  • Security both static and mobile
  • Ground works, road and track construction
  • Fencing and water supply
  • Operations and maintenance

A full overview of our capabilities in this area can be provided on request


Strengthening our capabilities, Fiafi Solar has entered into a cooperation agreement with SIMEE, a division of Shanghai Electric for the provision of EPC services at scale to the Iraqi Renewable Energy Market.

"We are extremely proud to announce the partnership with SIMEE, a division of Shanghai Electric for the Iraqi market. Shanghai Electric are a highly regarded and an experienced contractor in the Middle East and we are honored to be partnering up with them"


Commercial and Residential

Fiafi Solar will be establishing its commercial & residential division in 2022. This division will include the wholesale and retail of solar equipment including modules, inverters, racking, energy storage and cabling to the commercial and residential markets. Additionally Fiafi Solar shall provide instillation services to its customers

Intermittent power is a challenge facing all Iraqi citizens and businesses. Fiafi Solar provides green, reliable, onsite generation solutions to mitigate these challenges

Fiafi Solar has established relationships with a number of leading global solar brands and shall be supplying quality components previously unavailable to the Iraqi market