Natural Gas

Egypt completes 60% of plan targeting to double natural gas stations

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 03:15 GMT

The ministry noted that the number of gas-powered vehicles in Egypt rose to 500,000 by January.

PM attends signing of deal between EGAS, Eni to export LNG to Europe

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 - 03:16 GMT

The deal aims at making the optimal use of Egypt's natural gas reserves by maximizing production capabilities in a way that enables EGAS to explore new opportunities to increase production.

Egyptian president meets with Eni CEO to discuss joint projects

Thu, 31 Mar 2022 - 02:36 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Thursday an Eni delegation led by CEO Claudio Descalizi in the presence of Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek al-Mulla.

Egyptian, Greek FMs discuss cooperation in sectors of natural gas, electricity linkage

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 04:42 GMT

The two ministers stressed the importance of the East Mediterranean Gas Forum as a multilateral cooperation framework in the energy field.

Oil min.: Egypt to start exporting gas to Lebanon in weeks

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 - 12:47 GMT

On September 2021, the energy ministers of Egypt, Syria, Lebanon, and Jordan agreed on a roadmap to supply Lebanon with Egyptian natural gas to generate electricity amid the ongoing Lebanese energy crisis.

Petroleum Ministry signs natural gas deal with Russia

Tue, 22 Feb 2022 - 04:37 GMT

The Egyptian-Russian deal aims at promoting cooperation and exchanging expertise in the use and transfer of natural gas.

Natural gas important solution to face climate change problems: Petroleum min.

Tue, 22 Feb 2022 - 04:31 GMT

Molla reiterated the importance of providing finance and technology to support the sustainable use of natural gas.

Egypt's liquefied natural gas exports achieve highest growth rate worldwide in 2021 - IDSC

Wed, 16 Feb 2022 - 02:00 GMT

In an infographic, the IDSC said that Egypt’s liquefied natural gas exports increased from 1.5 million tons in 2020 to 6.5 million tons in the following year.

In Pics: Egypt’s FM receives German counterpart in Cairo

Sat, 12 Feb 2022 - 10:43 GMT

Baerbock would discuss cooperation in preparation for COP 27 conference due to convene in Sharm El Sheikh In November 2022.

Natural gas exports to hit 7.5M tons by end of FY - EGAS

Thu, 10 Feb 2022 - 02:16 GMT

During the EGAS’s general assembly meeting, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek El Molla said on Thursday it is expected that the exports will go up to 7.5 million tons by the end of this fiscal year.

German FM visits Egypt on Feb. 11-12

Mon, 07 Feb 2022 - 06:31 GMT

German FM’s visit to Egypt comes amid the ongoing Ukraine-Russia crisis as Europe fears possibly cutting off natural gas supply; Egypt is right now seen as a possible key supplier of natural gas to Europe.

President Sisi promised to study increase of Egyptian natural gas to Lebanon: Najib Mikati

Sat, 11 Dec 2021 - 11:06 GMT

The share of the Egyptian natural gas to Lebanon is estimated at 650 million cubic feet, he said.

Lebanon asks for Egypt’s support in field of natural gas to urgently generate electricity

Fri, 10 Dec 2021 - 03:28 GMT

President Sisi directed the government to meet these demands as quickly as possible.

Sisi directs expediting efforts to supply Lebanon with natural gas required for power generation: PM

Thu, 09 Dec 2021 - 02:34 GMT

Egypt’s President has directed to expedite efforts to supply Lebanon with the Egyptian natural gas required for power generation, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli told his Lebanese counterpart, Najib Mikati, on Thursday.

Egypt, Greece sign MoU to foster natural gas cooperation

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 04:34 GMT

This came on the sidelines of the 6th Ministerial Meeting of the East Mediterranean Gas Forum held in Cairo.

Egypt considers activating automatic pricing for natural gas every 4 months

Sun, 31 Oct 2021 - 03:14 GMT

The government was considering implementing the automatic pricing mechanism on a 6-month scale, but revised it to be between 3 and 4 months.

Egypt's electricity sector accounts for 60% of gas consumed during 2020/2021

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 02:19 GMT

He added that the quantities of gas consumption of homes are targeted to reach 7 percent during the next fiscal year as a result of the intensification of projects to deliver natural gas to homes.

How will Lebanon pay for Egyptian natural gas?

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 09:06 GMT

Lebanon suffers from a crisis in fuel and electricity within a severe economic crisis, which makes a room for questioning about who would pay for exporting the gas to the Lebanese lands.

Egyptian natural gas to be exported to Lebanon through Syria, Jordan

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 08:50 GMT

Egypt will export natural gas to Lebanon in the coming weeks, Minister of Petroleum Tarek el-Mulla said in a Tuesday press conference.

Egypt to deliver natural gas to Lebanon through Jordan, Syria

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 04:01 GMT

"Egypt is working to speed up coordination for delivering the Egyptian natural gas to Lebanon through Jordan and Syria,” said Tarek El Molla.