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Ecomondo 2021

Ecomondo & Key Energy 2021 dates announced: 26-29 October at Rimini Expo Centre

Posted: January 19, 2021 at 2:09 pm   /   Renewables

The Italian Exhibition Group expos dedicated to the circular bioeconomy and renewable energies, following the special 2020 digital edition, will once again be held “live” in the autumn.  2021 will be full of important international appointments […]

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Siemens Hydrogen

Egypt, Siemens agree to start studies for green hydrogen production project

Posted: January 17, 2021 at 1:41 pm   /   Renewables

Siemens will work on a pilot project to produce green hydrogen in Egypt after signing a MoU with the Electricity Ministry on Thursday, according to a press release. Egypt is currently exploring green hydrogen as […]

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lekela

Lekela: 250MW West Bakr Wind Farm celebrates installation of first turbine

Posted: December 23, 2020 at 8:58 pm   /   Renewables

Lekela, the renewable power generation company that delivers utility-scale projects across Africa, today announced the successful installation of the first turbine at its 250MW West Bakr wind project in Egypt. The installation marks an important […]

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belectric

NREA to sign €36m contract with Belectric for 50MW Zaafarana solar plant

Posted: December 15, 2020 at 3:31 pm   /   Renewables

Government entities are pushing ahead with solar stations in Zaafarana, Aswan: The New and Renewable Energy Authority will sign within days a EUR 36 million contract with Germany’s Belectric to establish a 50 MW solar […]

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Solar

EBRD, TAQA Arabia promote private-to-private renewable energy in Egypt

Posted: December 13, 2020 at 10:08 am   /   Renewables

EBRD loan to TAQA PV for Solar Energy, renewable energy arm of TAQA ArabiaFirst tranche of loan to finance construction of 6 MWp solar photovoltaic power plant to supply dairy producer Dina FarmsOne of Egypt’s […]

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solar

Private sector companies invited to bid in bumper solar tender

Posted: December 5, 2020 at 9:00 pm   /   Renewables

Private sector companies will be invited to bid in a new tender to construct solar projects with a combined capacity of 550 MW, Al Mal reports, citing sources in the Energy Ministry. The combined cost […]

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windfarm-egypt

Egypt’s Government investment portfolio to go 100% green by 2023

Posted: December 5, 2020 at 8:56 pm   /   Renewables

Egypt is doubling down on its plans to go green, with a strategy to exclusively back green projects by 2023, said Planning Minister Hala El Said at the Egypt Economic Summit yesterday, according to a […]

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solar

Benban solar developers get reduced cost-sharing bill

Posted: December 2, 2020 at 10:47 am   /   Renewables

Benban solar developers get a break: The Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) has signed an agreement with 32 solar developers operating at the Benban plant that will cut their cost-sharing bill by EGP 300 mn […]

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africa-renewables

Rystad: Egypt on track to become Africa’s ‘green powerhouse’ by 2025

Posted: November 28, 2020 at 2:08 pm   /   Renewables

Africa’s renewable energy capacity is set for consecutive years of growth, exceeding 50 GW in 2025 Africa’s installed capacity of renewable energy, which stood at 12.6 gigawatt (GW) in 2019, is set for consecutive years […]

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Siemens Gamesa

Siemens Gamesa: Egypt – Wind brings clean energy, growth and hope

Posted: November 22, 2020 at 12:53 pm   /   Renewables

To understand sustainable development, you need to look no further than Siemens Gamesa’s recent wind energy projects at Ras Ghareb, Egypt. From supporting health and education at the Ras Ghareb wind energy project, to providing […]

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