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Egypt, Cyprus sign MoU to connect electricity grids via subsea cable

Posted: October 17, 2021 at 1:39 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Egypt and Cyprus signed yesterday an MoU that would see them connect their electricity grids, Reuters reports. “Fortifying our electricity grids and allowing the further integration of renewables in our respective energy mix, enhancing the security of our energy supply and enabling us to become exporters of energy, are but a few of the tangible benefits,” Cyprus […]

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Egypt, Greece sign deal for first subsea power link between Europe and Africa

Posted: October 15, 2021 at 2:16 pm   /   Electricity & Power

 Greece and Egypt on Thursday clinched an agreement that sets the stage for an undersea cable that will transmit power produced by renewables from North Africa to Europe, the first such infrastructure in the Mediterranean. Greek Energy Minister Kostas Skrekas and his Egyptian counterpart, Mohamed Shaker, signed a memorandum of understanding for the project at […]

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Egypt, Greece discuss EuroAfrica electricity grids interconnector

Posted: June 24, 2021 at 2:08 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Greece and Egypt to connect electricity grids: The plans for a Greek-Egyptian electricity interconnection were discussed during meetings held by Environment and Energy Minister Kostas Skrekas in Cairo with his Egyptian counterparts. Specifically, Skrekas met with Egyptian Minister of Environment, Yasmine Fouad, the Minister of Electricity and RES, Mohamed Shaker, and the Minister of Petroleum […]

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Egypt in talks with investors, traders to develop EuroAfrica electricity link

Posted: September 8, 2020 at 1:25 pm   /   Electricity & Power

SFE in talks with investors, energy traders to develop EuroAfrica electricity link: The Sovereign Fund of Egypt (SFE) has opened talks with European infrastructure investors and energy traders to join it in investing in the EuroAfrica transmission link and import electricity from Egypt, CEO Ayman Soliman tells Bloomberg. Egypt signed on to the USD 4 […]

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EuroAfrica Interconnector Project launches tender for Cabling Contract

Posted: April 6, 2020 at 7:16 pm   /   Electricity & Power

EuroAfrica Interconnector Seeks Cabling Contractor: EuroAfrica Interconnector project has launched a tender call for the engineering, procurement, construction and installation of the HVDC cable system between Egypt and Cyprus. EuroAfrica Interconnector, as the official project promoter and developer, will finance the construction of the electricity interconnection between Egypt, Cyprus, Crete and Attica with the financial […]

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Agreement signed to link Egypt, Cyprus, Greece via subsea power cable

Posted: March 11, 2018 at 9:08 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Cyprus and Egypt have agreed on the route of a 1,707-kilometre sub-sea power cable that will link the grids of the two countries to that of Greece, EuroAfrica Interconnector, the company behind the project said. The cable, named after the company, “will connect the electricity grids of Egypt, Cyprus, and Greece with Europe has entered […]

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