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EBRD

EBRD assisting Egypt with green hydrogen development studies

Posted: April 27, 2021 at 10:46 pm   /   Renewables

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is assisting the Egyptian and Moroccan governments with studies for developing green hydrogen. Speaking at the World Hydrogen Mena online conference on 21 April, Gabriel Lastours, head of energy Middle East and Africa at EBRD, said that the development bank was doing studies for the governments in […]

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taqa water

TAQA expands to become MENA’s first integrated Energy & Water Utilities Provider

Posted: April 7, 2021 at 12:49 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Via launching “TAQA Water”: TAQA Arabia Expands Business to become The First Integrated Energy & Water Utilities Provider in MENA. TAQA Arabia, a subsidiary of Qalaa Holdings and the full-service utilities & energy distribution private-sector leader in Egypt, has recently announced growing its business portfolio by launching a brand-new subsidiary “TAQA Water”. This latest corporate […]

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meetingpointenergy

meetingpoint.energy Virtual Trade Fair & Communication Portal: Successful business in 3-D format

Posted: February 9, 2021 at 1:46 pm   /   Oil & Gas

meetingpoint.energy – the virtual energy fair “People are waiting to meet in person again at trade fairs and events. Nevertheless, based on the experiences of the past twelve months, the event world will change in that business initiation will very often take place in the virtual space.” Anne Lorenz (Lor) and Katja Weißbach (bach), who […]

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Wintershall Dea

Wintershall Dea announces its Q3 2020 Results: Building operational, strategic momentum

Posted: November 23, 2020 at 1:53 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Wintershall Dea, Europe’s leading independent gas and oil company, today reported its third quarter 2020 results. Mario Mehren, Wintershall Dea Chairman & CEO, says: “While our immediate focus has been on managing the impact of the pandemic, we have continued to deliver on our strategic goals. Ensuring that we continue to supply the energy the […]

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Tarik Sfendla - Wartisla Energy Business Africa

Hybrid solutions are most effective way to deliver reliable clean power to remote off-grid mining operations in Africa

Posted: November 7, 2020 at 12:39 pm   /   Electricity & Power, Renewables

Op-ed by Tarik Sfendla, Market Development Manager, Africa – Wärtsilä Energy Business The energy markets are undergoing a massive transformation as governments around the world transition away from fossil fuels towards the integration of renewable energy. This trend is clearly visible in the mining industry as demonstrated by recent power projects in South America and […]

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EMGF

The East Med Gas Forum EMGF will become an international body

Posted: September 17, 2020 at 11:19 am   /   Oil & Gas

The fledgeling East Med Gas Forum (EMGF) will evolve into a recognised international body after Cyprus along with the rest of its members sign the founding charter on 22 September. Following the ratification of the charter by the Cyprus government on Tuesday, Energy Minister Natasa Pilides will be digitally signing the charter at an online […]

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DNV_GL_ETO_2020

DNV GL: Decarbonization of world’s energy system still 15 years away

Posted: September 12, 2020 at 12:31 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Deep decarbonization of the world’s energy system still 15 years away, DNV GL’s Energy Transition Outlook forecasts. Decarbonization is rising rapidly up the agenda of industry and governments, but not at the pace or depth required to meet the Paris Agreement, according to DNV GL’s forecast  The oil and gas industry is set to reduce its carbon emissions by a […]

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Solar energy - Wartsila Africa - Ville Rimali Flexibility op-ed

How Egypt banks on renewables to meet expected surge of energy demand: Op-Ed by Toufik Khitous, Wärtsilä Energy Business

Posted: July 16, 2020 at 2:40 pm   /   Renewables

Op-ed, By Toufik Khitous, Business Development Manager for North Africa, Wärtsilä Energy Business. To meet its soaring demand for energy, Egypt is turning to renewable sources. Its targets, if accomplished, will see it become a pioneer in the African energy landscape. But are the plans realistic?  Egypt’s population has now passed 100 million. As one […]

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Solar energy - Wartsila Africa - Ville Rimali Flexibility op-ed

Without flexibility, Africa’s energy revolution will not take place: Op-Ed by Ville Rimali, Wärtsilä Energy Business

Posted: June 27, 2020 at 9:04 pm   /   Renewables

Without flexibility, the energy revolution in Africa will not take place: Op-Ed by Ville Rimali, Director, Growth & Development Africa & Europe, Wärtsilä Energy Business It is no longer disputable that the energy transition integrating renewable energies into the grid is a reality that is unfolding globally. This can be observed at different rates and […]

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New Net Metering Rules in Egypt – by Riad & Riad Law Firm

Posted: June 21, 2020 at 10:30 am   /   Electricity & Power, Renewables

On 28 April 2020, the Egyptian Electricity Utility and Consumer Protection regulatory Agency (“EgyptERA”), as the regulator of the electricity market, issued new rules for net metering. Net Metering is a system allowing customers to establish solar plants within their premises to meet all or part of their needs from electricity and feed any surplus […]

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