Electricity

Egypt works on enhancing electrical interconnection projects with countries: Minister

Sat, 01 May 2021 - 03:00 GMT

Such projects play an important role in promoting energy security, and increasing the use of renewable energy on the medium and long terms.

Libyan labor market has room for 2M Egyptian workers: Private Sector Syndicate

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 01:23 GMT

Khalifa urged the 3.7 million Egyptian private enterprises – employing 25 million workers - to take benefit of the 11 MoUs signed by both countries on April 19.

Egyptian Electricity invests LE 385M to develop the network in South Sharqia sector

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 02:27 GMT

The Egyptian Electricity Authority stated in a statement issued, Sunday, that during the period from July 2014 to February 2021, expansion and replacement works were carried out to raise the efficiency of the electricity network in the governorate and improve service for subscribers.

How Egypt's electricity production rank rose from 145th to 77th?

Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 02:11 GMT

In six years, Egypt has been able to jump 68 ranks in terms of electricity production from the 145th rank to the 77th.

Electricity min. attends signing of deal to set up photovoltaic power station in Suez

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 04:42 GMT

The deal was signed by the New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) and the Belectric–CCC consortium, the Electricity and Renewable Energy Ministry said in a press release on Monday.

Egypt-Sudan sign contract to raise electrical linkage capacity to 300 megawatts

Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 03:24 GMT

The capacity of the electrical linkage between Egypt and Sudan will be raised to 300 megawatts per a contract signed Tuesday between both countries.

5 areas of economic partnership between Egypt, Jordan

Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 03:22 GMT

In the following, Egypt Today sheds light on joint Egyptian-Jordanian economic projects and activities.

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.

Overview of Egypt's green projects within Vision 2030

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 02:14 GMT

Egypt has set a number of green projects to accomplish within its Vision 2030.

Egyptian min. displays potential locations of electric car charging stations, responsibilities of operators

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 12:19 GMT

The private sector is required to install and operate 3,000 dual charging units within three years.

Joint Egyptian-Jordanian higher committee to convene in March for cooperation in gas, oil, electricity

Fri, 19 Feb 2021 - 01:20 GMT

In April 2019, Egypt and Jordan have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU), per which Jordan will resume purchasing and selling natural gas between the two countries after a long halt.

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.

5 new power plants to be built in Suez, Aswan thanks to lowered renewables price

Sat, 06 Feb 2021 - 01:31 GMT

Five new power plants run by solar and wind energy are being established in Suez Gulf and Aswan.

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.

Egypt invests LE 335M to develop Beni Suef’s power grid

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 02:42 GMT

Seven new dispensers were added, 196 new transformers were implemented, 129.5 MVA capacity were added, in addition to 161 metal kiosks, and 1768 medium voltage poles and 2495 low voltage poles were installed.

Planning Ministry reveals features of Fayoum's Citizen Investment Plan in FY2020/21

Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 01:52 GMT

The minister notes that 191 development projects are being implemented in the governorate at LE 2.9 billion.

Egypt allocates LE 640M to develop electricity distribution network in Sinai Peninsula

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 12:26 GMT

The Ministry signed an agreement to build a power transformer station 220/66/22 KV.

LE200M allocated for ministries of electricity, housing - min.

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 02:51 GMT

In a statement, Saeed said the new allocations come as part of the political leadership's interest in carrying out more national projects to better serve citizens.

Egypt takes part in launching ‘Perception of Poverty in Africa’ for 2020

Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 02:58 GMT

There are millions of Africans suffering from hunger, lack of electricity, and insecurity.

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