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Elsewedy Electric eyes $1.5 billion investment in African renewables this year

Posted: June 6, 2022 at 11:14 am   /   Renewables

Elsewedy Electric could invest as much as USD 1.5 bn in three renewable energy projects in Africa before the end of the year, CEO Ahmed Elsewedy told us, confirming reports by Hapi Journal. Nothing is set in stone: Elsewedy cautioned that […]

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Total Eren, Enara Capital to build green ammonia facility in Egypt’s SCZone

Posted: May 14, 2022 at 12:58 pm   /   Renewables

Egypt inked a memorandum of understanding with an alliance that includes Total Eren and Africa-focused SME investor Enara Capital to build a green ammonia plant in the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone), according to a […]

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Eni to work on Egypt’s first-ever carbon capture pilot project

Posted: May 8, 2022 at 11:49 am   /   Renewables

Oil Ministry announces launch of Egypt’s first pilot carbon capture project with Eni + raft of other green energy initiatives. The Oil Ministry and Eni are implementing a pilot carbon capture project at the Italian energy […]

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Scatec issues green bonds worth $335 mn to refinance projects in Egypt

Posted: May 6, 2022 at 3:20 pm   /   Renewables

Norway’s Scatec has issued green bonds worth $335 million to refinance six solar projects in the southern Egyptian city of Aswan, a statement by the Egyptian cabinet issued on Wednesday said. The projects have a […]

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Masdar signs landmark agreements to develop 4 GW green hydrogen plants in Egypt by 2030

Posted: April 26, 2022 at 2:34 pm   /   Renewables

• Masdar and Hassan Allam Utilities sign Memorandums of Understanding with entities including The General Authority for Suez Canal Economic Zone, New and Renewable Energy Authority, the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company and The Sovereign Fund […]

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EDF Renewables, ZeroWaste sign agreement for $3bn green ammonia production in Egypt

Posted: April 21, 2022 at 1:55 pm   /   Renewables

Egypt’s Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZONE) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a consortium of EDF Renewables and ZeroWaste for the production of 350,000 tonnes of green fuel annually in the Ain Sokhna […]

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Maersk inks new deals in Egypt to speed up green fuel production

Posted: March 30, 2022 at 7:46 pm   /   Renewables

Danish shipping giant Maersk and Egyptian authorities have signed a partnership agreement to jointly explore the establishment of large-scale green fuel production in the country in the pursuit of net-zero shipping. Following the recent fuel sourcing […]

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EDF Renewables among six consortiums eyeing $1 bn SCZone green ammonia plant

Posted: March 21, 2022 at 11:31 am   /   Renewables

France’s EDF Renewables and Egypt’s ZeroWaste are together one of six international consortiums currently in talks with the Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZone) to establish a USD 1 bn green ammonia plant that would produce green fuel […]

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OPED: Africa can adopt renewable energy on a massive scale and save billions along the way

Posted: March 20, 2022 at 12:33 pm   /   Renewables

Oped by Kenneth Engblom Vice President, Wartsila Energy, Europe and Africa Africa’s energy future at a crossroad When it comes to building the future of energy in Africa, the decisions facing the continent’s leaders today […]

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Petrofac to explore feasibility of green hydrogen to ammonia facility in Egypt

Posted: March 16, 2022 at 10:31 pm   /   Renewables

Petrofac, a leading international service provider to the energy industry, has won its first new energies project in Egypt with an in-country subsidiary of Egypt-focused Mediterranean Energy Partners (MEP). The project is an early-stage study […]

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