Renewable Energy

ECDC, BUE sign cooperation protocol in renewable energy field

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 02:59 GMT

The protocol comprises providing turbines, installment of wind turbines to generate electricity, and provision of technical support in new and renewable energy and water desalination.

All you need to know about areas for establishing solar, wind plants in Egypt

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 12:41 GMT

Egypt Today reviews all the revealed information in Atlas Map of Egypt which includes the brightest places in the sun and the fastest winds, which are suitable for establishing solar and wind stations to generate electricity with the highest efficiency throughout the year.

Wind energy can boost renewable energy produced in Egypt to 90K MW

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 11:27 GMT

Desert areas in Egypt extend over 7,673 kilometers.

Egypt prepares strategic plan for desalinating water from renewable energy sources

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 04:07 GMT

Shaker added during his speech, Tuesday, at the opening session of the first dialogue of the Energy Transfer Council, that the required land was identified with a 5-year plan aiming to produce about 2.9 million m3 / day.

Egyptian-French cooperation in electricity, renewable energy sectors

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 02:43 GMT

The minister statements came during a meeting on Tuesday with manager of AFD branch in Egypt in the presence of the French ambassador in Cairo Romatet Stephane to discuss future cooperation between Egypt and AFD.

Egypt, Germany tackle cooperation in electricity, renewable energy field

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 03:51 GMT

During the meeting, Shaker said the KfW's participation in financing the electricity sector represents its confidence in the sector’s success.

Egypt seeks to produce 20% of electricity from renewable sources by 2022: GE Gas Power

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 01:07 GMT

This comes within MENA countries commitment to increasing the share of renewable energy in their mix and to decarbonize their economies, according to GE Gas Power.

In meeting with British investors, minister displays Egypt’s plans to achieve transformation towards a green economy

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 03:35 GMT

Egypt is going forward with achieving wide-scale structural reforms after the success of the national program for economic reform, Hala El-Said says.

Egypt’s renewables contribute in desalinating 2.9M cubic meters of sea water daily

Sat, 19 Dec 2020 - 02:26 GMT

He added that the aim of the project is to cover citizens’ needs of drinking water.

Egypt's planning ministry issues report on electricity, renewable energy projects accomplished in 2018/20

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 02:59 GMT

The total investment cost is estimated at LE 95.6 billion

All you need to know about to-be-established smart grids

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 01:49 GMT

Egypt has previously announced its plan to establish a smart electrical grid, including a variety of operation and energy measures amid its move to renovate the whole sector.

Glimpse into ongoing renewable energy projects in Egypt

Mon, 30 Nov 2020 - 12:21 GMT

Egypt vies for upping the share of renewable energy in the energy mix to become 20 percent in 2022, and 42 percent in 2035.

President Sisi designates sectors in which Siemens welcomed for further cooperation

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 07:25 GMT

On his side, Siemens AG president and CEO expressed the company's aspiration to develop its activities in Egypt.

Investments in renewables in Egypt reach LE6 bn: Official

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 - 03:51 GMT

The total capacity generated from renewables on the national grid currently amounts to 5,800 mega/watt.

The Way to self-sufficiency, sustainability through bioenergy

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 12:35 GMT

In spite of the increasing care given to renewable energy, particularly solar and wind, bioenergy is still overlooked.

Egypt's production of renewable energy surges in 2019

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 12:27 GMT

Egypt’s production jumped by 82.7 percent on an annual basis to reach 6.5 terawatt hours (TWh), exceeding the average increase of 14.3 percent during the previous 10 years.

Egypt, Denmark sign partnership agreement to unlock green transformation, invest in renewable energy

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 - 09:57 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, and Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy Dr. Mohamed Shaker, signed the Egyptian-Danish Energy Partnership Program (2019-2022) agreement with the Energy Agency of the Danish Ministry of Climate, Energy and Utilities, to unlock Egypt’s green transformation and invest in renewable energy.

Electricity generated from renewable energy rises 3% in 2017/18

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 - 10:53 GMT

the amount of electric energy generated from renewable energy (solar - wind) increased in 2017/2018, recording 2871 GWh, compared to 2780 GWh in 2016/2017.

Share of renewable energy in total power generated in Egypt to remain the same in 2020

Mon, 11 May 2020 - 12:55 GMT

The share of renewable energy in the total amount of power generated in Egypt annually is speculated to remain the same in 2020 compared to 2019.

Egypt on energy transition track

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 04:13 GMT

The country targets to generate 20 percent renewables in electricity generation by 2022 and to reach 42 percent by 2035.

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