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GE partners with EETC to connect 7 GW of power to reinforce Egypt’s national grid

Posted: April 19, 2016 at 7:21 pm   /   Electricity & Power

• GE signed a Protocol of Cooperation with the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company, witnessed by H.E. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi and H.E. French President François Hollande. • GE will provide four substations worth […]

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Financing signed for two combined cycle gas plants

Posted: April 15, 2016 at 6:16 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Deutsche Bank, HSBC and KfW Ipex-Bank have concluded the financing for two more combined cycle (COGAS) power plants in Egypt. The Burullus and New Capital projects are in addition to the Beni Suef 4400MW combined […]

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GE appoints Ayman Khattab as President & CEO for Egypt and highlights how GE’s transformation to a Digital Industrial Company can help support Egypt’s growing needs

Posted: April 14, 2016 at 8:12 pm   /   Electricity & Power

• Ayman Khattab appointed as President & CEO for North East Africa, covering Egypt, Libya and South Sudan. • GE’s investments in Egypt reach $340 million highlighting its confidence in the Egyptian market. GE today […]

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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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