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Power dominates MENA energy investment plans – Oil & Gas Journal

Posted: March 25, 2018 at 6:53 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Electric power accounts for most energy investment planned in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) during the next 5 years as oil and gas spending recovers in the region’s major oil-producing countries. Arab Petroleum […]

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Egypt plans to add 20,000 MW to its energy capacity in 2 years

Posted: January 21, 2018 at 7:44 pm   /   Electricity & Power

19.2m tonnes of mazut equivalent saved per year in fuel consumption at production plants. Daily News Egypt obtained a copy of the national plan to improve energy efficiency in Egypt for 2018-2020. This plan is […]

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GE’s new Badr substation in Egypt connects 1.5 GW to the grid

Posted: November 4, 2017 at 7:55 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The Badr substation will play a strategic role in the future Egypt-Saudi Arabia Interconnection Project. The Badr substation will connect the upcoming Egypt – Saudi Arabia Interconnection Project, helping to deliver electricity to over 1 […]

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Video: Siemens Egypt Megaproject – Connecting plant and sea

Posted: October 26, 2017 at 9:47 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Watch how Siemens and the local partner Orascom Construction install offshore pipelines to bring the cooling water to the Burullus power plant. Another mile stone towards more electricity for Egypt. Learn more about the project […]

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Video: Siemens Egypt Megaproject – Realizing the Promise

Posted: October 7, 2017 at 7:19 pm   /   Electricity & Power

For the Egypt Megaproject Siemens builds three 4.8 gigawatt turnkey Combined Cycle Power Plants. In collaboration with the Egyptian Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy, Siemens is training 600 Egyptian engineers and technicians to develop […]

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GE secures financial closure to build four substations connecting 7 GW to Egypt's national power grid

Posted: September 13, 2017 at 12:32 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The four substations will connect 6.5 million homes to the national grid. General Electric announced that it has reached financial closure for the contract worth approximately $250m signed with the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC), […]

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Siemens to strengthen Egypt’s national grid with two new substations in the Delta region

Posted: August 15, 2017 at 9:54 pm   /   Electricity & Power

In a new move aimed at improving the resilience of Egypt’s power grid, the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) has awarded Siemens a contract for the construction of two substations. These will be used to […]

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UAE

ADFD provides $85 million in strategic funding for energy projects in Egypt

Posted: July 26, 2017 at 1:10 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and the Government of Egypt have long enjoyed close and strategic ties. The constructive cooperation between the two parties continues to promote sustainable development in vital economic sectors […]

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Video: Steaming ahead – Egypt Megaproject hits two more milestones (Siemens)

Posted: July 15, 2017 at 3:24 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Watch how Siemens places together with its local partners, Orascom Construction and Elsewedy Electric, the low pressure steam turbine rotor in Beni Suef and proceeds with the erection of the Heat Recovery Steam Generator in […]

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New 150 MW power plant inaugurated at Ethydco complex

Posted: July 8, 2017 at 5:38 pm   /   Electricity & Power

A new 150MW power plant was inaugurated at the complex of the Egyptian Ethylene and Derivatives Company (ETHYDCO) Thursday, at a cost of $98 million. The power plant was built by the Engineering Co. for […]

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