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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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Hitachi ABB Power Grids consortium awarded major contract for first ever large-scale HVDC interconnection in Middle East & North Africa

Posted: October 5, 2021 at 7:32 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The groundbreaking intercontinental link will enable the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Arab Republic of Egypt to exchange electricity, increase grid resilience and support a carbon-neutral future. Hitachi ABB Power Grids today announced that it is the lead in a consortium that has been awarded a major contract worth several hundreds of millions of […]

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Orascom Construction, Hitachi ABB ink contracts for Egypt-Saudi power link

Posted: October 5, 2021 at 3:43 pm   /   Electricity & Power

OC-led consortium signs contract for electricity grid connection with KSA: An Orascom Construction-led consortium signed a contract with the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) to connect the national power grids of Egypt and Saudi Arabia, according to an OC press release. out today. The long-awaited project — the first inter-continent high-voltage direct current (HDVC) project in the world, according to […]

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Hitachi ABB Power Grids to boost efficiency of EETC’s Delta Zone network

Posted: September 21, 2021 at 4:51 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Hitachi ABB Power Grids is Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company’s (EETC) preferred partner for the groundbreaking project which will help improve resilience, safety and energy efficiency for 26 million people. A consortium comprising Hitachi ABB Power Grids and Elsewedy Electric T&D, a subsidiary of Elsewedy Electric has been appointed by state-owned Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) […]

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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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Hitachi ABB Power Grids launches EconiQ™, exceptional solutions for the environment

Posted: April 22, 2021 at 2:19 pm   /   Electricity & Power

The EconiQ™ portfolio of products, services and solutions contribute towards a carbon neutral-future and accelerate the green energy transition.  Hitachi ABB Power Grids today launched EconiQ™ – its portfolio of products, services and solutions that are proven to deliver exceptional environmental performance. With EconiQ, the global technology and market leader is reinforcing its commitment towards […]

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Hitachi ABB Power Grids to provide Egypt’s first advanced power quality solution in Owainat

Posted: February 8, 2021 at 1:39 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Hitachi ABB Power Grids to provide Egypt’s first advanced power quality solution to support grid expansion and rural development: A stable power grid is essential to help meet the national goals of land reclamation and the development of agriculture, communities and industries.    Hitachi ABB Power Grids will provide state-owned Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) […]

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General Electric awarded EGP 825 mn contract for Delta control center

Posted: October 24, 2020 at 2:21 pm   /   Electricity & Power

General Electric has been awarded the contract to establish a regional energy control center in Dakahlia by the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company, Al Mal reports. The American conglomerate undercut a EGP 862 million offer by ABB and ElSewedy Electric with a EGP 825 million bid. The project will be financed through a EUR 50 millon […]

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Ibrashi inspects 6 October transformer station, notes GE and Madkour efforts

Posted: September 23, 2020 at 11:36 am   /   Electricity & Power

The Head of the Cairo Electricity District inspects the 6th of October city transformer station; Al-Ibrashi expresses his appreciation for the professional efforts of GE and Madkour. Within the framework of the directives of Eng. Sabah Mashaly, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company and the follow-up of Eng. Gamal […]

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