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China Gezhouba

China’s Gezhouba signs $287.5 mn contract to build solar plants in Egypt

Posted: January 14, 2020 at 3:21 pm   /   Renewables

Chinese state-owned construction and engineering company China Gezhouba has secured a USD 287.5 mn contract to build an undisclosed number of solar plants across Egypt with a combined capacity of 500 MW, according to Renewables Now. The agreement is for a period of three years. China Energy Engineering subsidiary to install 500 MW of solar […]

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Egypt Solar

Sustainable energy plan can put Egypt among Top Ten Economies – Forbes

Posted: December 15, 2019 at 1:24 pm   /   Oil & Gas, Renewables

SAP BrandVoice – A Sustainable Energy Plan Will Help Put Egypt Among The Top Ten Global Economies. The oil industry is not dying, but it must change. For Tarek El-Molla, Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum & Mineral Resources, the main goal is to align the industry to Egypt’s 2030 Vision for the sustainable development of the […]

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Benban

Arab, foreign companies look to acquire plants in Benban solar park in Egypt

Posted: December 15, 2019 at 1:17 pm   /   Renewables

A number of Arab and foreign companies are in “extensive” negotiations to acquire solar plants in the recently inaugurated Benban solar power park, unnamed sources tell the local press. According to the sources, an unnamed company is closing in on acquiring Italy’s Enerray’s 50 MW plant, while two Emirati companies are looking to acquire three […]

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Vestas

Egypt’s NREA reviews Vestas’ bid for 250 MW Ras Ghareb wind plant

Posted: December 11, 2019 at 12:42 pm   /   Renewables

The New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) is reviewing the offer Denmark’s Vestas submitted in the tender to build a 250 MW wind energy plant in Ras Ghareb, and will make a decision within weeks, sources told the local press. Vestas is currently the only company bidding for the contract, after other bidders had either […]

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Ras Ghareb

Engie, Orascom inaugurate Egypt’s largest wind farm at Ras Ghareb

Posted: December 8, 2019 at 2:06 pm   /   Renewables

ENGIE and its consortium partners inaugurated today the 262.5 MW Ras Ghareb wind park, Egypt’s first private and largest wind farm. Ras Ghareb project started commercial operation in October 2019, 6 weeks ahead of schedule. It is the first wind farm tendered on a Build-Own-Operate (BOO) scheme in the country and is part of the […]

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EDF-KarmSolar

EDF becomes strategic shareholder in KarmSolar, Egypt’s solar power developer and supplier

Posted: November 25, 2019 at 3:27 pm   /   Renewables

EDF Renewables becomes a strategic shareholder of KarmSolar, a developer and supplier of solar power in Egypt. EDF Renewables, the renewable energy subsidiary of EDF Group and KarmSolar, a developer and supplier of solar power in Egypt, are entering into a strategic partnership in the development of distributed solar in Egypt. As part of this partnership, […]

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Ecomondo

Italian Exhibition Group open Ecomondo & Key Energy in Rimini, Italy

Posted: November 6, 2019 at 4:14 pm   /   Renewables

Italian Minister for the Environment Costa: “Ecomondo is the most important Green Ecology Show in the World”. Also representing the Government, Riccardo Fraccaro, Undersecretary to the Presidency of the Council of Ministers, and Antonio Misiani, Undersecretary for Economy and Finance; Message from Stefano Patuanelli, Minister for Economic Development. From new models of circular economy development to […]

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Gama-Construction-Egypt

Gama Construction completes 6 solar PV power plants in Benban totaling 360 MW

Posted: November 6, 2019 at 10:46 am   /   Renewables

With a total of 360MW: GAMA Construction announces completion of 6 PV Power Plants in Benban. As part of GAMA Construction’s strategy to contribute in the development of the Egyptian economy and infrastructure, the company announced the completion and delivery of all its 6 PV Power Plants in Benban Solar Park – one of the […]

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Orascom announces full commercial operation of Ras Ghareb Wind Farm

Posted: November 5, 2019 at 3:44 pm   /   Renewables

Orascom Construction Announces the Full Commercial Operation of Egypt’s Largest Renewable Energy Project Ahead of Schedule. Orascom Construction PLC announces that construction and commissioning at Ras Ghareb Wind Energy project in Egypt is complete 45 days ahead of schedule. With this milestone in place, the wind farm has been fully connected to the grid and […]

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SolarizEgypt

SolarizEgypt to build solar power plants for Port Said industrial complex

Posted: November 5, 2019 at 3:38 pm   /   Renewables

SolarizEgypt is set to equip an industrial complex in Port Said with solar power plants to generate energy for 22 of the 58 facilities in the complex, Al Mal reports. The plants will generate a combined total of 569 MW of clean energy, and will receive an undisclosed amount of financing from the United Nations […]

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