Electricity

Egypt, UAE to establish wind farm with capacity of 10 GW

Wed, 06 Jul 2022 - 01:11 GMT

Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy Mohamed Shaker stated Tuesday that the draft agreement has been finished.

Egypt's FM discusses with European Investment Bank's president boosting inflows to energy, green transition sectors

Mon, 20 Jun 2022 - 12:04 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Monday with President of the European Investment Bank Werner Hoyer within his visit to Luxembourg.

Egypt, General Electric sign cooperation protocol to train workers in electricity sector

Wed, 15 Jun 2022 - 05:54 GMT

The signing took place in the New Administrative Capital and was attended by Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli.

Arabs should cooperate wisely to face global crisis as Russia-Ukraine war expected to last for years: Abul Gheit

Mon, 13 Jun 2022 - 12:04 GMT

Secretary-General of the Arab League Ahmed Abul Gheit said on Sunday that the Russian-Ukrainian war could last for years, hoping that the Arab world would cooperate in a wise way to face the current global crisis.

Egypt moved from severe deficit in power sector to surplus of 20%: Spox

Wed, 08 Jun 2022 - 10:03 GMT

"There were negative effects on everyone and different sectors suffered from power interruptions, where loads before the year 2014 reached 3-4 thousand megawatts," he explained.

Egyptians to access all electricity-related services via unified digital platform

Mon, 30 May 2022 - 12:06 GMT

The Ministry of Electricity launched mobile applications and a platform through which citizens can request to shift to installation system of code meters, while other services will be provided through other applications.

Egypt allocates LE5B to bear the financial burdens resulting from reduction of electricity prices for industrial sector

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 02:10 GMT

The minister noted that this comes with the commitment to provide the financial allocations required to quickly respond to the export burdens of exporters.

Solar power plant with investments worth LE700M to operate in Q3 of 2022

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 12:36 GMT

The implementation of a solar cell plant in Zafarana area to produce electricity with a capacity of 50 MW is underway, according to the New and Renewable Energy Authority.

Egypt spends $2 billion on residences in North Sinai in 1 year

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 - 12:45 GMT

The Ministry of Planning and Economic Development indicated in a statement Thursday.

Egypt prepares to lay concrete for the 1st nuclear reactor at Dabaa Plant

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 11:51 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy, represented by the Nuclear Power Plants Authority, is preparing to start work on pouring concrete for the first nuclear reactor to generate electricity with a capacity of 1,200 megawatts at the Dabaa plant.

'Elimination of terrorism wasn’t merely security work': Egyptian Armed Forces spox

Sun, 24 Apr 2022 - 11:09 GMT

The spokesperson of the Egyptian Armed Forces, Colonel Gharib Abdel Hafez, stated in a phone-in Saturday evening that the elimination of terrorism over the past years was not merely a security work.

Electricity min., IRENA official discuss cooperation ahead of UN COP27

Tue, 19 Apr 2022 - 02:18 GMT

UN COP27 is set to be held in Sharm El-Sheikh city in November.

Egypt, Schneider Electric discuss status of project to establish electricity control centers

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 - 03:23 GMT

SE Regional Cluster President for Middle East and Africa Walid Sheta said the company is willing to closely cooperate with the Egyptian Government.

Egypt can cover all electricity needs from solar energy in 10 years only due to natural favors: Energy expert

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 08:50 GMT

The future of renewable energy in Egypt is far more promising than that in Europe if the human factor from laws and decision makers will earnestly pave the way since nature gives the country all the ingredients for success.

Beirut to sign contract to import gas from Egypt soon: Lebanese Energy Minister

Sat, 09 Apr 2022 - 11:27 GMT

Lebanese Energy Minister Walid Fayad said his country is close to signing a contract in the coming days to import natural gas from Egypt after getting the World Bank's funding.

Glimpse into potential of electricity linkage between Egypt, Europe

Thu, 31 Mar 2022 - 06:29 GMT

Between Europe's energy crises and need for reliable supply, Egypt has the potential through electricity linkage.

Electricity ministry spokesman: Egypt taking key steps towards clean energy

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 - 02:49 GMT

He said there is an international interest in investing in Egypt, especially in the energy domain.

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.

Egypt, Cyprus discuss progress in electricity linkage project

Sun, 27 Mar 2022 - 02:48 GMT

At the beginning of the meeting, the electricity minister lauded the distinguished Egyptian-Cypriot relations, asserting the great interest paid by the political leadership and the government to foster cooperation with Cyprus.

Egypt to chair AMCE Executive Bureau in Doha

Sun, 06 Mar 2022 - 02:02 GMT

The executive bureau's meeting would be followed by the 14th edition of the Arab Ministerial Council for Electricity on March 20.

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