Egypt’s Sisi updated on electrical interconnection projects with neighboring countries

Thu, 01 Jun 2023 - 09:35 GMT

The meeting also discussed the matter of securing electrical supply for the national land reclamation projects in Egypt, especially in Toshka, the New Delta, Sinai and Upper Egypt, Fahmy said.

Data centers to consume 20 pct of world’s power by 2025: NTRA

Wed, 10 May 2023 - 07:38 GMT

Global reports predict that data centers are set to consume 20 percent of the world’s power by 2025, said Hosam El Gamal, CEO of the National Telecom Regulatory Authority (NTRA).

First pics of Egyptian-Saudi power linkage project emerge

Tue, 28 Mar 2023 - 08:41 GMT

Egypt Today has taken the first pictures of the Egyptian-Saudi power linkage project showing concrete bases for transmission towers in Badr City east of Cairo.

Ministry of Electricity details measures to stop LE 2B in losses to theft

Tue, 21 Mar 2023 - 09:52 GMT

The Ministry of Electricity installs code meters, gives judicial arrest power for its officers, and outsources the task of recording meter readings to eliminate yearly L.E.2 billion in losses to electricity theft.

Egypt launches new app. to help blind subscribers obtrain electricity services

Thu, 16 Mar 2023 - 11:57 GMT

The application is free and is called "Electricity Services for the Blind". It provides audio services and assists the blind in choosing the service they need.

Electricity Min.: We rely on local products in industry by 55%

Tue, 07 Mar 2023 - 12:26 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy, Dr. Mohamed Shaker, affirmed that the ministry and its subsidiaries are working to gradually localize the industry to reach 100% and give priority to the Egyptian product.

Egyptian firms, Uzbek government sign 7 MoUs in 5 sectors

Sun, 19 Feb 2023 - 03:37 GMT

The General Authority for Free Zones and Investment (GAFI) hosted Sunday in Cairo the meetings of the Egyptian-Uzbek Business Council.

'Egypt is only survivor of chaos that hit Arab world in 2011': President Sisi

Mon, 13 Feb 2023 - 02:24 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi spoke as guest at one of the sessions of the World Government Summit hosted by the UAE.

Gov't refutes reports on forming committee to periodically set electricity prices

Sun, 12 Feb 2023 - 04:34 GMT

The Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy categorically denies such rumours, it added.

Egyptians to access elecricity services via app as ministry finalizes unified platform

Tue, 17 Jan 2023 - 01:22 GMT

The Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy has been working to provide diverse services to citizens using the one-stop shop system, and a unified visual identity for all Customer service centers branches.

Egypt to convert waste into electricity soon

Wed, 28 Dec 2022 - 11:10 GMT

Egypt seeks to localize green industries, based on the outputs and gains of the climate summit that Egypt hosted last month

Egypt invested LE 12 bln in electricity sector during 2022

Sat, 24 Dec 2022 - 11:41 GMT

The Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company succeeded during the year 2022 in implementing what it has planned at a rate of about 62%, as the investments spent during the year amounted to about 12.307 billion pounds.

Egypt, African Electrotechnical Standardization Commission sign MoU

Tue, 29 Nov 2022 - 05:38 GMT

Egypt and the African Electrotechnical Standardization Commission signed Tuesday an MoU.

Egypt sells 892 M kilowatt-hour of electricity internationally during 5 months

Sat, 26 Nov 2022 - 12:51 GMT

Egypt sold 892 million kilowatt-hours of electricity to the international interconnection countries and private sector companies BOOT during the period from February to July of this year.

Ministry works out tight plan to control losses due to power thefts

Sat, 26 Nov 2022 - 12:17 GMT

The Ministry of Electricity worked out a tight plan in cooperation with the Electricity Police to eliminate this crisis by increasing the penalty imposed on power thefts.

Egypt provide highest quality of electricity to tourism sector: Minister

Thu, 24 Nov 2022 - 10:23 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy, Dr. Mohamed Shaker, revealed that the ministry is keen to provide support to investors in various fields and remove all obstacles facing them, especially in the field of the tourism sector.

Share of renewables in Egypt's energy mix grows by 14.4%

Mon, 14 Nov 2022 - 03:26 GMT

The amount of the increase is 4,627 gigawatts.

Egypt, Saudi Arabia sign MoU for cooperation in fields of electricity, renewable energy and clean hydrogen

Tue, 08 Nov 2022 - 05:40 GMT

This took place on the sidelines of the meetings of the 27th Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP27), held in Sharm El-Sheikh.

Egypt urges government to cooperate with international expertise in green hydrogen field

Sun, 30 Oct 2022 - 08:53 GMT

President El-Sisi was also briefed on progress in electricity interconnection projects with neighboring countries, especially Saudi Arabia, Greece and Cyprus.

Egypt ranks 4th globally in generating electricity from solar energy

Mon, 24 Oct 2022 - 06:51 GMT

Egypt occupies the fourth place globally, in terms of the largest plants to generate electricity from solar energy, after the completion of the operation of the Benban solar plant with a capacity of 2000 megawatts, in cooperation with the private sector.