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Video: ‪First Siemens H-Class gas turbines arrive in Egypt‬

Posted: March 22, 2016 at 10:34 pm   /   Electricity & Power

After passing through the Suez Canal, the first two SGT5-8000H gas turbines bound for the Beni Suef power plant arrived at the port of Adabiyah on 20 March 2016, about a month after they left […]

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Video: The Beni Suef gas turbines leave from Berlin (Siemens)

Posted: February 26, 2016 at 12:57 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Sarah Hashish reports from Berlin, where the first two SGT5-8000H gas turbines bound for the Beni Suef power plant in Egypt are being lifted by heavy-duty cranes onto a motor barge. For more information visit […]

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PM Ismail and Schneider Electric's CEO discuss cooperation

Posted: February 23, 2016 at 7:46 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Prime Minister Sherif Ismail met on Saturday with Schneider Electric’s Chief Executive Officer in Egypt and North Africa Albert Fuchet, on the sidelines of Africa 2016 investment forum in the Red Sea resort city of […]

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Video: The Siemens SGT-800 50-MW-class industrial gas turbine

Posted: February 22, 2016 at 2:56 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The Siemens SGT-800 is a 50-MW-class industrial gas turbine. It combines a robust, reliable design with high efficiency and low emissions. The turbine is an ideal choice for municipal and industrial power generation, refineries, and […]

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First Siemens gas turbines begin their journey to Egypt

Posted: February 21, 2016 at 7:49 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The first gas turbines for the largest order in Siemens’ history have started their journey to Egypt. Two turbines for the Beni Suef power plant project will be loaded onto a barge at the Berlin […]

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Infographic: Energy Overview of Egypt (

Posted: February 17, 2016 at 1:00 pm   /   Electricity & Power, Oil & Gas

Have a look at the Oil Book dedicated to Egypt. A great history and a future to build. An interactive look – with information, data, analysis and relevant background detail – at Egypt, a strategic country in […]

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Siemens signs long-term service agreement for existing power stations in Egypt

Posted: February 10, 2016 at 11:38 am   /   Electricity & Power

Solution upgrades to help meet demand peaks at three power plants currently operating in Egypt Will help ensure reliability and availability of country’s energy supply Siemens has extended a long-term contract to provide service and […]

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Infographic: Siemens will boost Egypt's power generation capacity by 50%

Posted: February 3, 2016 at 2:46 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Three natural gas-fired combined cycle power plants – each powered by eight Siemens H-Class gas turbines – and up to 600 wind turbines will boost Egypt’s power generation capacity by more than 50 percent compared […]

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The Egyptian government to engage DFIs and investors to outline 30GW of energy projects this February

Posted: January 27, 2016 at 6:23 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Next month (16 -18 February 2016) Egypt’s government, regulators and public sector stakeholders will discuss the role of DFIs and the private sector to fund and build 30GW of electricity generation, transmission and distribution projects […]

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Egypt approves Chinese coal-fired power plant proposals

Posted: January 10, 2016 at 7:49 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Egypt’s cabinet has approved two conditional contracts with Chinese firms to produce electricity from coal-fired plants with a total capacity of over 4000 megawatts, Electricity Minister Mohamed Shaker said. China’s Dongfang Electric Corporation plans to […]

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