Electricity

Egypt upgrades electricity networks in Beheira, Matrouh at cost of LE58M

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 01:00 GMT

This comes as a part of the Presidential Initiative project, "Hayah Karima" a decent life for every Egyptian - for every Egyptian.

Arab Fund postpones Egypt's payback for 1 year because of COVID-19

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 08:02 GMT

The Cabinet ratified on Wednesday the initiative of the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD) to push back the due dates of loan installments and interests.

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.

Egyptian president urges development of electricity services system

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 04:24 GMT

Sisi’s directives come in harmony with mechanization and the use of smart and prepaid meters to improve tariffs collection mechanisms and develop services, said Presidential spokesman Bassam Radi.

Egypt, Cyprus discuses developments in the electrical interconnection project

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 12:40 GMT

Shaker stressed that the implementation of the linkage project strengthens the partnership between the two countries as well as achieving benefits for the two countries.

Egypt signs 8 gas exploration contracts worth $934M over 15 months

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 07:33 GMT

Sixth others – worth $731 million - are underway.

Egypt, Jordan, Iraq to establish electricity linkage, oil pipeline

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 12:15 GMT

The cabinet meeting tackled another number of projects in the fields of basic commodity supply, education, agricultural green houses, and seed productions.

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.

ELSEWEDY ELECTRIC's subsidiary signs LE355.5M contract to build electricity substation

Wed, 02 Sep 2020 - 02:13 GMT

The company clarified that the contract is to build the substation at Sadat City, Northwest of Cairo, will be implemented over a 14-month period.

Egypt's Minister of Electricity denies existence of problems in prepaid meters' system

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 12:42 GMT

Shaker added that prepaid meters are distinguished by the fact that they do not need any human intervention and are fully functional.

Permit to construct Egypt's Dabaa Nuclear Power Station may be issued late in 2021

Tue, 18 Aug 2020 - 09:35 GMT

Wakil pointed out that the agency applied for the permit on March 10, 2019, and that it currently works on the remarks it received.

Egypt, Sudan determined to bring their nations closer than ever with electric, railway tie-up

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 07:09 GMT

Railway and electrical tie-up are some of ambitious projects discussed by Egyptian Prime Minister Mustafa Madbouly and Sudanese officials in strong determination to bring Egypt and Sudan closer than ever.

New negotiations round on Ethiopian Renaissance Dam to begin August 3

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 - 08:54 GMT

In addition to the representatives of Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan, the meetings will be attended by U.S. and EU observers as well as AU experts.

Egypt has strategy on electricity linkage with number of countries in world

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 01:01 GMT

Minister of Electricity said that Egypt is a hub for connecting electricity between Arab and African countries and the world.

Egypt directs LE438M investments to raise efficiency of electricity networks in South Delta

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 - 12:14 GMT

The ministry said, in a statement, Wednesday, that expansion and substitution work was done to raise the efficiency of the governorate's electrical network and improve service to subscribers.

Electricity min.: LE4.6B cost of implementing 4 power control centers

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 03:16 GMT

The four ECCs will be built in Nasr city, New Cairo, Dokki and 6th of October city, Shaker noted, explaining that the electricity distribution networks in these areas are much-more ready and suitable for establishing the power control centers.

Capacity of Egypt-Sudan electricity linkage to be 250 MW in 1.5 year

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 10:32 GMT

The first phase of the linkage was officially launched earlier this year after experimental operation was carried out successfully.

AfDB approves €225 million loan to finance Egypt’s Electricity, Green Growth Support Program

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 05:37 GMT

The project would help meet the Government’s financing requirements, expand social expenditures to mitigate the socio-economic impact of the pandemic.

Egypt increases electricity prices rates

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 03:10 GMT

Minister of Electricity announced Tuesday, during a press conference, that the price of electricity for the domestic sector will be raised by the beginning of July 2020 by 19.1 percent.

Cleaning fees to remain added on electricity bills for 1 year: Min.

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 02:09 GMT

Whoever consumes more than 650 kilowatts per month will be excluded from subsidies and will bear the actual cost of the kilowatt per hour, according to Shaker.

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