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Siemens Egypt Megaproject named 2019’s Plant of the Year by POWER Magazine

Posted: July 3, 2019 at 11:41 am   /   Electricity & Power

Egypt Megaproject: An Expedited Power Transformation. Winning POWER’s highest honor is a set of three gas-fired power plants and related infrastructure—the Egypt Megaproject—which was the single biggest order ever in Siemens’ long history. Completed in a record-setting 27.5 months from financial closure, the three plants added 14.4 GW to Egypt’s power grid, heaving the country […]

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Edison

Edison, Qalaa Holdings scrap plan for 150 MW Abu Qir power plant

Posted: September 25, 2018 at 2:58 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Edison and Qalaa Holdings have decided to scrap their plan to build a $150 million combined cycle power plant in Abu Qir after determining that the project would not be financially feasible with current power tariffs, an unnamed source from Edison tells Al Masdar. Qalaa and Edison had planned to sell power from the 180 […]

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Egypt signs $352 million deal with Siemens to manage 3 power stations

Posted: September 23, 2018 at 12:57 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Egypt on Thursday signed a $352 million contract with Siemens AG and Siemens Technologie to manage three gigantic new power plants built to plug a gap in Egypt’s electricity needs, state news agency MENA reported. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi opened the power stations in July, which were built by Siemens at a total cost […]

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President Sisi inaugurates three Siemens power plants

Posted: July 24, 2018 at 8:28 pm   /   Electricity & Power

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi arrived Tuesday in the New Administrative Capital to inaugurate four national megaprojects in the electricity sector. The projects include three giant power plants carried out by the German company, Siemens, in the New Administrative Capital, Beni Suef, and Burullus with a total capacity of 14400 megawatts, or about 50 percent of […]

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Egypt plans to add 20,000 MW to its energy capacity in 2 years

Posted: January 21, 2018 at 7:44 pm   /   Electricity & Power

19.2m tonnes of mazut equivalent saved per year in fuel consumption at production plants. Daily News Egypt obtained a copy of the national plan to improve energy efficiency in Egypt for 2018-2020. This plan is the second in place to improve energy efficiency in Egypt. The government took into account the challenges that faced the […]

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Video: Siemens Egypt Megaproject – Connecting plant and sea

Posted: October 26, 2017 at 9:47 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Watch how Siemens and the local partner Orascom Construction install offshore pipelines to bring the cooling water to the Burullus power plant. Another mile stone towards more electricity for Egypt. Learn more about the project here: http://www.siemens.com/egyptmegaproject (Source: Siemens AG)

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Video: Siemens Egypt Megaproject – Realizing the Promise

Posted: October 7, 2017 at 7:19 pm   /   Electricity & Power

For the Egypt Megaproject Siemens builds three 4.8 gigawatt turnkey Combined Cycle Power Plants. In collaboration with the Egyptian Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy, Siemens is training 600 Egyptian engineers and technicians to develop the technical skills necessary for Egypt’s sustainable energy future. Watch the video to find out about the latest progress. Learn […]

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Video: Steaming ahead – Egypt Megaproject hits two more milestones (Siemens)

Posted: July 15, 2017 at 3:24 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Watch how Siemens places together with its local partners, Orascom Construction and Elsewedy Electric, the low pressure steam turbine rotor in Beni Suef and proceeds with the erection of the Heat Recovery Steam Generator in Burullus. Two mile stones towards more electricity for Egypt. Learn more about the project here: www.siemens.com/egyptmegaproject (Source: Siemens AG)

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Siemens to connect 400 MW from Burullus plant within days

Posted: June 20, 2017 at 8:12 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Siemens will connect 400 MW of power produced at the Burullus power plant to the national grid within days, according to Deputy Electricity Minister Sabah Mashali. It brings the total output from Siemens’ three plants to 5.2 GW, from the operation of 12 units. Separately, the Electricity Holding Company is set to pay EUR 25 […]

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Qalaa

Qalaa, Edison postpone government negotiations to build €100 million Abu Qir power plant

Posted: June 20, 2017 at 8:04 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Qalaa Holdings and Italy’s Edison postponed negotiations with the Electricity Ministry to build a EUR 100 mn power plant in Abu Qir, until the ministry announces new electricity prices in July, Al Borsa reports. The plant, which is expected to produce 180 MW, is co-financed by both companies. Electricity from the project would be sold […]

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