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Egypt to build dry casks for storing spent nuclear fuel

Thu, 13 Jun 2024 - 01:32 GMT

The Nuclear Plants Authority submitted a request with the Egyptian Nuclear and Radiological Regulatory Authority (ENRRA) to obtain a construction permit.

Highlights of projects aimed at turning Egypt into trade, energy hub

Tue, 04 Jun 2024 - 10:56 GMT

Since 2018, the government has been implementing projects in relevant sectors with the aim of achieving that goal.

Offers for selling electricity by investors to private sector consumers lasts until Aug.

Mon, 03 Jun 2024 - 11:09 GMT

Omran said that the experience of allowing the private sector to sell energy to the consumer from the private sector also opens the door to liberalizing the electricity market in Egypt.

Egyptian, Greek FMs hold consultations on economic ties, regional crises

Mon, 20 May 2024 - 03:49 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry held talks Monday with his Greek counterpart Giorgos Gerapetritis during his visit to Athens.

Egypt's Finance Minister criticizes fuel subsidies for their high bill paid by state treasury

Mon, 20 May 2024 - 01:41 GMT

Minister of Finance Mohamed Mait considered subsidizing fuel a "crime."

EU proposes €7.4B-bundle of financial support, investments targeted at Egypt

Sun, 17 Mar 2024 - 12:51 GMT

The plan's duration is between 2024 and 2027.

Recent study: Egypt is taking active steps to produce green hydrogen

Wed, 13 Mar 2024 - 12:47 GMT

The study stated that Egypt pays great attention to the energy sector, out of its belief and awareness of its vital and effective role as a primary driver and indicator of economic growth, bearing in mind that the implementation of an integrated and sustainable energy strategy is one of the most important pillars of economic and social development.

Egyptian president receives Cypriot counterpart to discuss cooperation in energy sector

Tue, 05 Dec 2023 - 01:26 GMT

The two chiefs of state also tackled the escalation in Gaza.

Scatec, EEHC to build Egypt’s first solar and battery storage project

Sun, 03 Dec 2023 - 01:03 GMT

Scatec and the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone) also signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) worth $1.1 billion

Driving Energy Transition, Security, and Decarbonisation: Egypt Energy Show (EGYPES 2024)

Wed, 22 Nov 2023 - 03:29 GMT

Driving Energy Transition, Security, and Decarbonisation: Egypt Energy Show (EGYPES 2024)

Driving Energy Transition, Security, and Decarbonisation: Egypt Energy Show (EGYPES 2024)

Wed, 22 Nov 2023 - 03:29 GMT

Driving Energy Transition, Security, and Decarbonisation: Egypt Energy Show (EGYPES 2024)

$3.2B in total financial pledges from development partners to implement NWFE Program's energy pillar

Sun, 19 Nov 2023 - 08:58 GMT

This came at the first follow-up report of the NWFE program, launched by the Ministry of International Cooperation, on the occasion of the one-year anniversary of the launch of the NWFE program, the link between water, food and energy projects.

Egypt eyes LNG export resumption, navigating energy challenges amid regional turbulence

Fri, 17 Nov 2023 - 03:21 GMT

Egypt relies on imports of Israeli gas to meet a portion of its domestic demand, as well as for re-export purposes.

Egypt approves electricity export project MoU with Belgium’s Jan De Nul and EETC

Thu, 26 Oct 2023 - 03:12 GMT

Both companies will begin studies on a project to export electricity from renewable energy from Egypt to Europe via a Mediterranean Sea line.

Al-Mashat leads high-level meeting on NWFE Program, pledges 10GW renewable energy implementation

Tue, 24 Oct 2023 - 04:16 GMT

Under the energy pillar, the NWFE program endeavors to leverage innovative financing solutions encompassing grants, debt swaps, technical assistance, credit guarantees, private sector investments, and concessional development funding.

Intro Sustainable Resources, Siemens Energy to establish 300MW CHP plant in Egypt

Mon, 23 Oct 2023 - 12:44 GMT

These plants will utilize natural gas as their primary fuel source, aligning with Egypt's commitment to reducing carbon emissions

Eni to invest $7.7B in Egypt over 4 years

Sun, 03 Sep 2023 - 03:06 GMT

CEO of Eni, Claudio Descalzi, said in a Sunday meeting with President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi that the Italian energy company and its partners will inject new investments worth $7.7 billion over the next four years in Egypt.

EBRD official lauds Egypt capabilities to produce green hydrogen

Thu, 03 Aug 2023 - 06:54 GMT

The Egyptian government plays an important role in the production of green hydrogen in cooperation with the private sector.

Egypt conducts studies to expand electricity linkage with Libya, Jordan

Wed, 05 Jul 2023 - 01:57 GMT

Studies are also being conducted to accomplish electricity linkage with African states capitalizing on their hydropower capabilities.

$5B wind farm to be built by Norway's Scatec in Egypt to produce 5GW of electricity annually

Wed, 05 Jul 2023 - 12:59 GMT

The New and Renewable Energy Authority will secure a land plot for Norway's Scatec ASA to build a wind farm western Sohag as per an agreement they signed Wednesday.

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