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Resumption of executive procedures of Siemens projects with capacity of 2,000 MW, says Sobky
The organisation is currently preparing for the establishment of a 50 MW solar plant in Beni Suef
Solar energy plant starts operations with capacity of 90 KW in New Tiba City
The aeroplane is entirely powered by solar energy, and has started its first-ever 35,000 km journey around the world in March
TAQA Arabia has alliances with US and Greek companies to set up two plants with 150 MW in electrical capacity
A total of 35 allied investments groups are proceeding to apply for lands to launch projects. Egypt has 136 sites for renewable energy projects, with 87 for solar energy and the rest for wind energy, El-Sobky added.
Government seeks to resolve land shortage, foreign currency crisis, with both still being studied by Economic Group, says Salman
The company began its activities in the Egyptian market in 2013.
MoUs total $92bn, minister says
I aim to bridge the understanding and the inclusion of small and medium enterprises [SMEs] in the Egyptian market:
Actis deploys over $1.9bn in 27 energy transactions, totalling 14gW across 21 countries
Minister of Tourism working to convert hotels and resorts to new and renewable energy to overcome Egypt’s energy crisis
Company negotiating with Egyptian entities to enter alliances, considering bank offers
Group Chairman says these investments will be directed to agricultural and solar projects
Nassef Sawiris, business tycoon and CEO of OCI N.V elaborates in an interview with Daily News Egypt on the company’s investment plans in Egypt, and how the company can contribute to overcome the challenges in the country You’ve previously stated that OCI will seek investments in the energy and infrastructure sectors. Is the company …
Deal is EFG Hermes’s second investment in green energy in last 12 months
The government hopes to offer two tenders to generate 8GW of electricity from new and renewable energies, said Minister of Investment Ashraf Salman on Tuesday. He added that there are also plans to construct power stations operating on coal during the fiscal year (FY) 2014/2015, in order to meet the country’s growing electricity needs. A …
Solar energy is a supplemental source as it requires subsidies and storage to meet peak hours
Ministry of Finance may act as guarantor between investors and Ministry of Electricity to ensure continuous power supply
Three companies have requested approval for renewable energy, tourism projects worth EGP 1bn
The government has begun reviewing offers submitted by private companies to carry out renewable energy projects in Egypt, said Minister of Electricity Mohamed Hamed Shaker. Shaker added that the four main criteria on which the offers will be judged are seriousness, technical capability, financial solvency and previous experience. The move comes as part of state …
Ministry of electricity seeks to address the electricity crisis by diversifying production sources to include solar and wind energy
Recurring electricity outages over the past three years due to a shortage in natural gas and diesel have prompted the government to search for energy alternatives, including solar power.
Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation Ayman Abu Hadid recently announced that the ministry is planning to reclaim 40,000 acres in the Western Desert. During his meeting with ministry officials, Abu Hadid stressed the importance of using renewable energy sources in the process, citing plans to use irrigation tools operating via solar energy. Abu Hadid …
The conference, organised by the Egyptian Junior Business Association in cooperation with the environment compliance office and under the framework of the “Alashan Bokra” (For Tomorrow) initiative
Poor infrastructure, lack of technological expertise is causing “widespread transmission and distribution problems”, Markaz Kuwait Financial Centre reports
Former petroleum minister discusses issue in a meeting with the government
Government should turn to using renewable energy and start energy stock exchange, says president of energy committee
By 2020, government aiming to meet 20% of the country’s energy needs using wind, solar and other renewable power sources
The wind-farm project is estimated to cost around $580m according to Al-Arabiya Satellite Channel. However, official Egyptian sources could not confirm the size of investments of the prospective project given that it is in its “early stages at the moment”.