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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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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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Egypt

Egypt’s transition to regional energy trade hub begins this year

Posted: May 28, 2018 at 2:30 pm   /   Electricity & Power, Oil & Gas

Country to implement electricity interconnection between three continents. The Egyptian government has set a national goal to become a pivotal centre for energy trading. A supreme committee was established to manage this file under the […]

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Mitsubishi Hitachi

Mitsubishi Hitachi wins Cairo power plant renewal contract

Posted: May 18, 2018 at 2:18 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) has signed a contract with Cairo Electricity Production Company (CEPC) for the renewal of the Cairo West natural gas and heavy fuel oil-fired thermal power plant. As per the deal, […]

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ABB CEO meets President of Egypt

ABB committed to Egypt’s energy and industrial future

Posted: May 7, 2018 at 3:34 pm   /   Electricity & Power

ABB CEO Dr. Ulrich Spiesshofer, who was received in Cairo by H.E. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, expressed ABB’s support for the President’s vision of Egypt. Egyptian President H.E. Abdel […]

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Egypt’s regional energy hub goal approaches with EU MoU

Posted: April 26, 2018 at 4:34 pm   /   Electricity & Power, Oil & Gas

Egypt’s Prime Minister Sherif Ismail witnessed on Monday the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for strategic partnership on energy between Egypt and the EU. This MoU was signed by Minister of Electricity, Mohamed […]

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President Sisi: Egypt to become regional energy hub

Posted: April 26, 2018 at 4:26 pm   /   Electricity & Power, Oil & Gas

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi stressed Wednesday that Egypt has adopted a comprehensive and ambitious strategy to develop the electricity system in full, Presidential spokesperson Bassam Radi announced. Developing Egypt’s electricity system qualifies it to become […]

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