The largest gas field in the Mediterranean Sea used to be a challenge. Now it is a success story that could result in Egypt becoming an energy hub for the region.
The discovery of Zohr will improve energy stability in the region and, with production beginning on 20 December 2017, will transform the energy scenario in Egypt. It has three strengths: the quantity of gas resources; the rapid time-to-market; and its role in the energy transition. But why is Zohr so important? And to what extent will it really help Egypt achieve economic equilibrium?