Egyptian Petroleum Minister charts course for sustainable natural gas growth

Thu, 28 Sep 2023 - 01:03 GMT

In terms of natural gas expansion, approximately 14 million housing units across Egypt have benefited from natural gas, with 5 million units connected in the past five years.

EGAS announces results of gas exploration auction for Mediterranean, Nile Delta

Tue, 26 Sep 2023 - 04:13 GMT

Four exploration areas were awarded, including three in the Mediterranean Sea, with two going to the Italian company Eni and one to a consortium of Eni, BP, and Qatar Energy.

Egypt, Jordan sign agreements to strengthen co-op in natgas sector

Mon, 12 Jun 2023 - 08:57 GMT

Representatives from the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) and Jordan's National Electric Power Company (NEPCO) signed the first agreement

EGAS works on evaluating gas exploration reserves in Egypt’s Nargis-1 well

Sun, 15 Jan 2023 - 04:34 GMT

The Italian company, Eni, announced earlier a new gas discovery at the Nargis-1 exploration well located in Nargis Offshore Area Concession, in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea, offshore Egypt.

EGAS announced 5 new gas discoveries in Mediterranean Sea, Nile Delta

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 - 03:56 GMT

Gas exports increased by 44 percent during 2021/2022 on an annual basis, as 84 shipments of liquefied natural gas were exported from the gas liquefaction plants in Idku and Damietta.

Egypt assigns offshore concession area "northeast of El-Arish" to EGAS, Eni to search for gas

Thu, 25 Aug 2022 - 01:47 GMT

The Cabinet said in a statement, Thursday, that the project is being built within the framework of the trend towards expediting the exploratory operations in the "Northeast of Al-Arish" offshore area.

Egypt turned into regional energy hub: EGAS president

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 03:25 GMT

Galal said Egypt has a big infrastructure that is not available in the neighboring countries that has natural gas fields.

Eni-EGAS agreement to allow export of 3 bcm of gas to Europe in 2022

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 12:58 GMT

The agreement aims to promote Egyptian gas export to Europe, and specifically to Italy, in the context of the transition to a low carbon economy.

Egypt, Jordan sign extension of contract for natural gas supply

Fri, 28 May 2021 - 01:52 GMT

The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) and Jordan's National Electric Power Company (NEPCO) on Thursday signed an extension of a contract to supply natural gas.

Intertek certifies EGAS with ISO 50001 for energy management

Tue, 25 May 2021 - 03:36 GMT

ISO 50001 is a systematic framework that helps organisations manage energy and address their environmental impact, conserve resources, and improve the bottom line through efficient energy management.

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.

EGAS plans to up output to 7.5 bn cubic feet daily in FY 2020-21

Thu, 27 Feb 2020 - 12:44 GMT

The company also signed four development contracts with a total of $20 million grants.

Egypt signs $43M oil exploration deal with EGAS, Wintershall Dea

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 - 11:49 GMT

The new agreement was signed with the Egyptian Holding Company for Natural Gases "EGAS" and the German company Wintershall Dea, the ministry clarified in a statement.

EGAS contributes to establishing company by $6M

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 - 02:02 GMT

It clarified that 25 percent of the amount will be paid in advance, at a value of $1.5 million.

LNG Edco’s production exceeds 90% of total capacity

Tue, 19 Nov 2019 - 02:18 GMT

The volume of production of the liquefaction plant in Edco is expected to reach 100 percent in the coming period, the sources said.

Egypt exports 172.8B feet of LNG in 2018/19

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 - 02:29 GMT

The company's annual report of the fiscal year 2018/2019 said that 45 gas shipments were exported during the last fiscal year.

EGas turns into profitability in Q1 2019

Thu, 16 May 2019 - 10:15 GMT

The company reached revenues of LE 606.94 million by the end of March, compared to LE 397.33 million during the compared period of the previous year.

NOMP, EGAS ink cooperation protocol to manufacture smart gas meters

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 - 04:03 GMT

The protocol aims at improving and producing prepayment gas meters that are smart and up to the international standards.

Egypt joins major gas-exporters’ club

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 - 12:42 GMT

Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) tendered to sell four cargoes of liquefied natural gas (LNG) for loading in April.

Minimum investment in Petroleum Authority, EGAS bids amounts to $750M

Tue, 12 Feb 2019 - 02:13 GMT

Shell Egypt NV Company won five sectors of EGAS biddings