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Electricity & Power
Clean-Coal

Egypt to build world’s biggest, most advanced clean-coal power plant

Posted: October 20, 2018 at 2:11 pm   /   Electricity & Power

As ports go, even sailors could struggle to find Hamrawein on the map. This town on the Red Sea, 600 kilometres south-east of Cairo is dwarfed by other harbours on the route to Suez, but […]

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Nuclear Plant

Rosatom to train 2,000 Egyptian technicians for Dabaa nuclear plant

Posted: October 14, 2018 at 2:02 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Russia’s State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom will train 2,000 Egyptian technicians to work on operating and maintaining Egypt’s first nuclear power plant (NPP) , Vice president of Rosatom Sosnin Gregory told Ria Novosti news agency on Friday. […]

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GE Dabaa Egypt

GE Power to supply four turbines for Egypt’s Dabaa nuclear plant

Posted: October 10, 2018 at 11:39 am   /   Electricity & Power

GE Says It Wins $700 Million Order for First Egypt Nuclear Plant. GE to supply four turbine units to planned El Dabaa reactor. Russia-built plant is part of Egypt push to diversify energy. General Electric […]

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Egypt

Location, infrastructure to turn Egypt into regional energy hub – Xinhua

Posted: October 9, 2018 at 2:55 pm   /   Electricity & Power, Oil & Gas

News Analysis: Strategic location, improved infrastructure to turn Egypt into regional energy hub. With Egypt’s strategic location and improved infrastructure, the North African country is becoming a regional hub for energy trade, said experts. “Egypt […]

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Edison

Edison, Qalaa Holdings scrap plan for 150 MW Abu Qir power plant

Posted: September 25, 2018 at 2:58 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Edison and Qalaa Holdings have decided to scrap their plan to build a $150 million combined cycle power plant in Abu Qir after determining that the project would not be financially feasible with current power […]

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Siemens

Egypt signs $352 million deal with Siemens to manage 3 power stations

Posted: September 23, 2018 at 12:57 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Egypt on Thursday signed a $352 million contract with Siemens AG and Siemens Technologie to manage three gigantic new power plants built to plug a gap in Egypt’s electricity needs, state news agency MENA reported. […]

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Egypt-China

Egypt, China sign deals for Hamrawein Plant, Oil Refinery, Hydroelectric Plant

Posted: September 3, 2018 at 10:55 am   /   Electricity & Power, Oil & Gas

Egypt, China sign cooperation agreements worth billions: President Abdel Fattah El Sisi and Chinese Premier Xi Jinping witnessed the signing yesterday of cooperation agreements ahead of the China-Africa Cooperation Forum in Beijing, according to an […]

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Siemens

President Sisi inaugurates three Siemens power plants

Posted: July 24, 2018 at 8:28 pm   /   Electricity & Power

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi arrived Tuesday in the New Administrative Capital to inaugurate four national megaprojects in the electricity sector. The projects include three giant power plants carried out by the German company, Siemens, in […]

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coal fired plant

Chinese consortium wins contract for Hamrawein coal-fired plant

Posted: June 26, 2018 at 2:20 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The Chinese alliance offered the lowest price of $4.4 billion to execute the project. State-run Egyptian Electricity Holding Company announced that a consortium of China’s Shanghai Electric and Dongfang Electric Cooperation, and Egypt’s Hassan Allam […]

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Fuel Egypt

Egypt hikes fuel, electricity prices in IMF-backed austerity drive

Posted: June 17, 2018 at 8:24 pm   /   Electricity & Power, Oil & Gas

Egypt has raised gasoline prices by up to 50 percent, the oil ministry said on Saturday, under an IMF reform plan calling for austerity measures that have made life tougher for ordinary Egyptians. Oil Minister […]

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