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French EDF Renewables reportedly to invest $25 million in KarmSolar

Posted: November 4, 2019 at 10:41 am   /   Renewables

EDF to invest USD 25 million in KarmSolar this year: French energy company EDF Renewables is reportedly in advanced talks to invest as much as USD 25 million in KarmSolar before the end of the […]

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ACWA PPA

ACWA Power signs PPA for 200 MW Solar PV Plant in Kom Ombo, Egypt

Posted: November 3, 2019 at 12:14 pm   /   Renewables

Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power has signed a PPA with the Government of Egypt to develop, finance, construct and operate the 200-MW Kom Ombo photovoltaic plant. The plant will power approximately 130,000 homes with solar energy and […]

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Ras Ghareb Wind

Toyota-OC-Engie alliance begins trial run at 250 MW Ras Ghareb wind farm

Posted: November 3, 2019 at 12:08 pm   /   Renewables

A consortium comprised of Orascom Construction (OC), Engie, and Toyota Tsusho Corporation began trial runs on its 250 MW wind farm in Ras Ghareb, sources in the New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) told the […]

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Benban ISS

New EBRD video introduces Benban, the world’s largest solar project

Posted: October 29, 2019 at 12:41 pm   /   Renewables

The $4 billion Benban solar power park is complete. Built over the course of more than two years, all the plots at Africa’s largest solar park are now operational, the European Bank for Reconstruction and […]

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Ecomondo

Italy: Green Business in North Africa and the Middle East at Ecomondo

Posted: October 29, 2019 at 12:34 am   /   Renewables

The countdown has begun for Ecomondo 2019, the Euro Mediterranean area’s number one green and circular economy show that runs alongside Key Energy, the renewable energy show. Over 500 buyers on their way to Italy […]

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CSP solar

Egypt to build five Concentrated Solar Power plants with $1.2bn investment

Posted: October 25, 2019 at 11:42 pm   /   Renewables

Egypt has announced plans to construct a series of concentrated solar power (CSP) plants. The Ministry of Military Production in collaboration with local company, Smart Engineering Solutions (SES) will collaborate to construct the plants. With […]

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Benban

Egypt to inaugurate Benban solar park in November

Posted: October 19, 2019 at 3:55 pm   /   Renewables

Egypt will inaugurate the USD 2 bn, 1.4 GW Benban solar energy park in Aswan at the end of November, Electricity Minister Mohamed Shaker said, Al Mal reported. Twenty-nine plants have already been linked to […]

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Scatec Benban

Scatec Solar completes its 390 MW Benban project in Egypt

Posted: October 19, 2019 at 3:51 pm   /   Renewables

Scatec Solar and partners have grid connected the last of the six 65 MW solar power plants in Egypt. This marks the completion of the 390 MW Benban solar project located near Aswan in Upper […]

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EBRD

EBRD could invest $60 million in Infinity Solar’s renewable energy projects

Posted: October 16, 2019 at 5:07 pm   /   Renewables

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) could invest USD 60 million in Infinity Solar to develop new renewable energy projects, it said in a statement. The bank plans to invest in electricity distribution […]

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EDF Benban

EDF, Elsewedy commission 130 MW solar power plants in Benban

Posted: October 16, 2019 at 3:39 pm   /   Renewables

EDF Renewables and the ELSEWEDY ELECTRIC Group are announcing the commissioning of two solar power plants in Benban (Egypt) with a total installed capacity of 130MWp. These photovoltaic projects jointly owned by the partners hold […]

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