Natural Gas

Egypt, Greece to sign deal on maritime demarcation in the Mediterranean Sea

Sat, 18 Jul 2020 - 04:45 GMT

“We are close, very close,” to a deal,” said ambassador of Greece to Egypt Nikoaos Garilidis.

Natural gas reaches 5M housing units in 6 years: Petroleum min.

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 - 11:44 GMT

In a statement on Thursday, Molla said that the natural gas has been extended for first time to villages and cities in Upper Egypt and densely populated districts.

Egypt’s Industry Minister reveals full strategy to convert gasoline-powered cars to natural gas

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 01:45 GMT

Through an inventory conducted in coordination with the Ministry of Interior, there are 1.8 million vehicles considered under the initiative, which is set to be implemented over the course of two to five years.

Egypt’s Sisi calls for new initiative to replace old cars with gas-powered vehicles

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 12:15 GMT

"We have the right, as a country, to license gas-powered cars only and to stop licensing new cars that run on gasoline," He added.

Coronavirus: EGAS ends 2 agreements with foreign partners over non-compliance

Sat, 25 Apr 2020 - 10:26 GMT

The EGAS, in a statement issued on Saturday, said a settlement agreement and another framework agreement signed with ENI, Naturgy, Union Venusa Gas and the Spanish Egyptian Natural Gas Company (Cigas) were canceled.

Egypt's denies importing amounts of natural gas

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 - 12:03 GMT

Egypt has become a natural gas exporter in the final quarter of 2018, the ministry underscored.

Israel starts pumping natural gas to Egypt: Ministry

Wed, 15 Jan 2020 - 09:36 GMT

The Petroleum Ministry, in a statement Wednesday, said it would make the announcement during an Eastern Mediterranean Gas Forum, set for Cairo on Thursday.

Egypt to import Chinese buses powered by electricity, natural gas

Tue, 24 Dec 2019 - 12:43 GMT

This came on Tuesday during Shaarawy's meeting with a delegation from the Chinese company Yutong which is specialized in manufacturing electric and natural gas-powered buses.

Cairo launches operation trial of 1st electric bus

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 10:31 GMT

Cairo launched Tuesday a trial operation of its first electric bus, as a prelude to deploy more buses into service at the public transport sector, along with natural-gas powered buses in the governorate.

Egypt, Norway discuss petroleum cooperation

Mon, 25 Nov 2019 - 01:10 GMT

This took place during his meeting with Norwegian Ambassador here Lena Natasha Lind.

DFC provides Egypt with $430M in insurance to Natural gas projects

Sat, 23 Nov 2019 - 01:46 GMT

The insurance will enable Noble Energy Inc. of Houston, Texas to restore the 90-kilometer EMG Pipeline running from the coastal city of Ashkelon, Israel and under the Mediterranean Sea to its destination in Al-Arish, Egypt.

Egypt, Toyota Tsusho discuss manufacturing natural gas-powered microbuses

Sun, 13 Oct 2019 - 04:15 GMT

Egypt and Toyota Tsusho discussed on Sunday how the giant Japanese company can contribute to the government’s plans to manufacturing natural gas-powered microbuses.

Gov't: Natural gas used in some industries may be re-priced

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 - 11:22 GMT

This decision falls within the framework of the economic, environmental, political and social changes in the local market and as per the provisions of Law no. (196/2017) for the Regulation of Gas Market Activities.

Numbers about natural gas activities in Egypt

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 - 02:30 GMT

ETreveals the most important figures that drew the map of natural gas activity during the last period.

Exclusive Interview: Toyota Tsusho seeks to expand investments in Egypt's energy, automobile

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 - 09:33 GMT

Toyota Tsusho Corporation made $1 billion worth investments in Egypt during past 10 years, and sees automobile market thriving in the North African country.

Defense minister returns home after official visit to Cyprus

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 - 12:42 GMT

The meetings touched on means of boosting Egypt-Cyprus cooperation in the military field.

Egypt, Oman sign MoU to bolster cooperation on petroleum, natural gas

Thu, 05 Sep 2019 - 11:15 GMT

The MoU included exchanging expertise and technologies in addition to cooperation and investment in manufacturing petroleum and natural gas.

Egypt to link Zohr's well 13 to production by end of September

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 - 01:26 GMT

Petroleum Sector will complete linking well number 13 of Zohr gas field toproduction by the end of September, an official source at the sector said.

State to save $2.2 B if passenger vehicles run on natural gas: Cabinet

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 - 01:13 GMT

Saad said that there are 240,000 vehicles - buses, minibuses and microbuses that use diesel fuel.

Zohr’s gas production jumps to 2.7 bcfpd: Molla

Wed, 21 Aug 2019 - 12:36 GMT

The minister said that the current production of Zohr field represents eight times the production of about 2 years of the first field production in December 2017.