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LA Times: World’s largest solar farm rises in the Egyptian desert

Posted: August 4, 2018 at 3:48 pm   /   Renewables

In 1913 on the outskirts of Cairo, an inventor from Philadelphia named Frank Shuman built the world’s first solar thermal power station, using the abundant Egyptian sunshine to pump 6,000 gallons of water a minute […]

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Sisi inaugurates world’s largest wind farm at Gabal El-Zeit

Posted: July 24, 2018 at 8:10 pm   /   Renewables

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Tuesday has inaugurated a number of new electricity mega projects in the country, including the Gabal El-Zeit wind farm that is considered the largest in the world. Launched in […]

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Hassan Allam, Lightsource BP form JV for solar energy projects in Egypt

Posted: July 24, 2018 at 12:04 pm   /   Renewables

Industry leaders Hassan Allam Holding and Lightsource BP to form joint venture to develop solar energy projects in Egypt JV agreement to develop and operate utility scale solar projects in Egypt Creates a major player […]

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This is age of renewables in Egypt, regional industry bosses say

Posted: June 20, 2018 at 1:54 pm   /   Renewables

As private investment in renewable energy grows globally, Egypt is uniquely positioned as one of the brightest markets (pun only partially intended). That’s the impression given by regional market leaders in a joint interview with […]

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Video: Solar – The shiniest source of energy | Sustainable Energy (Total)

Posted: May 11, 2018 at 8:03 pm   /   Renewables

In this video of Sustainable Energy, we’re talking about a source of energy that is constant, free and everywhere and not only that but one that is clear as well. It does exist and it’s […]

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Eni reportedly to build solar power station in Egypt under IPP framework

Posted: April 29, 2018 at 5:15 pm   /   Renewables

Eni one of five companies looking to build solar power station under IPP framework? Eni is reportedly one of five companies that have approached the Electricity Ministry with offers to build solar power stations under […]

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Egypt, EU sign Memorandum of Understanding for energy cooperation

Posted: April 24, 2018 at 1:25 pm   /   Electricity & Power, Renewables

Egypt and the European Union continue to share strong bilateral energy relations as well as an understanding of the opportunities and challenges facing the region. Partnership in the energy sector comes on top of the […]

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Video: The future of energy in the Mediterranean – Eniday

Posted: April 14, 2018 at 5:54 pm   /   Oil & Gas, Renewables

What is the future of energy in the Mediterranean? Let us find out what will happen in the near future in the world of energy for the countries of the Mediterranean sea. The battle for […]

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Infographic: The Benban Solar Park in Egypt (Forbes)

Posted: March 16, 2018 at 2:24 pm   /   Renewables

The Benban Solar Park in Aswan – Egypt. Graphics: Sally Hoteit (Source: Forbes Middle East)

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Bloomberg: Desert Sun to Power Upper Egypt with $2.8 bn Solar Park

Posted: March 16, 2018 at 2:18 pm   /   Renewables

German-built solar plant is first to feed into grid in Aswan. Egypt targets producing 20% of power from renewables by 2022. Egypt inaugurated the first solar power plant at a remote desert complex where the […]

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