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Eni looks to establish 10 GW of solar & wind projects in Egypt, boost gas exports to Europe

Posted: September 1, 2022 at 10:48 am   /   Oil & Gas

Eni to go big on Egypt’s renewable energy sector? Eni could establish 10 GW of renewable energy projects in Egypt “in the forthcoming years,” the Italian energy giant said in a statement. The company’s CEO, Claudio Descalzi, “agreed on the opportunity to implement” the solar and wind projects during a meeting with President Abdel Fattah El Sisi […]

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Huawei showcases its latest energy solutions at “Solar Show MENA 2022”

Posted: August 29, 2022 at 8:45 pm   /   Renewables

Deng: Our leading energy solutions showcased during the expo are in support of the state’s strategy to digitally transform the energy sector Deng: Egypt is one of the most potential solar markets in the region with its unique energy hub proposition and location Huawei Technologies, a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) […]

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EFG’s Vortex Energy invested €222 mn in Spanish solar firm Ignis Energia

Posted: June 8, 2022 at 1:13 pm   /   Renewables

Vortex Energy has made more than a third of its planned EUR 625 mn investment in Ignis Energia: EFG Hermes’ energy investment platform Vortex Energy has so far invested EUR 222 mn of equity capital into Ignis Energia, Vortex said in a press release yesterday. Vortex plans to eventually invest EUR 625 mn in Ignis under an agreement signed with the […]

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OPED: Africa can adopt renewable energy on a massive scale and save billions along the way

Posted: March 20, 2022 at 12:33 pm   /   Renewables

Oped by Kenneth Engblom Vice President, Wartsila Energy, Europe and Africa Africa’s energy future at a crossroad When it comes to building the future of energy in Africa, the decisions facing the continent’s leaders today are nothing less than of historical importance. More than anything else, energy systems are the very fabric of business and […]

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Siemens, Desert Technologies JV to invest $25 mn in solar energy, acquisitions in Egypt

Posted: February 23, 2022 at 8:47 pm   /   Renewables

Siemens-backed JV to invest USD 25 mn in Egypt’s solar infrastructure: Capton Energy — a newly established joint venture between Siemens’ financing arm, Siemens Financial Services, and Saudi-based solar energy firm Desert Technologies — plans to invest USD 25 mn in new and existing solar energy projects in Egypt in a first stage, Al Borsa quotes Desert Technologies’ […]

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SolarizEgypt, Amarenco sign $255 million acquisition, joint-venture agreement

Posted: February 23, 2022 at 8:18 pm   /   Renewables

Amarenco Group and SolarizEgypt announce the establishment of a new partnership in Egypt. This definitive agreement between both parties agrees that Amarenco shall acquire 74% of SolarizEgypt’s portfolio and co-develop 300MW of assets at an estimated budget of 4 billion Egyptian Pounds (255MUSD) in the next four years. This Joint Venture between both parties is […]

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EBRD backs Scatec Solar $100 million Benban green bond

Posted: January 26, 2022 at 1:54 pm   /   Renewables

EBRD backs Scatec Solar Benban green bond: The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will subscribe to almost a third of Scatec Solar’s upcoming green bond issuance, which will use the proceeds to support its solar plants in Benban, according to the bank’s website. The lender will contribute USD 100 mn to the USD 340 mn […]

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RENPOWER EGYPT INVESTORS 2021

Energy Egypt is delighted to be a Partner of RENPOWER EGYPT INVESTORS 2021

Posted: July 2, 2021 at 7:01 pm   /   Renewables

Dates: 13 & 14 July, 2021 / Time: 14:00 to 17:15 (Cairo time zone) on both days Place: Online platform (live streaming) / Languages: English The Egyptian government plans to increase the supply of electricity generated from renewables to 42% by 2035. Whilst one of Egypt’s largest privately developed utility-scale solar projects – the Kom […]

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Tapping into the Sun at Home: Residential Solar Benefits, ROI, Installation, and Upkeep

Posted: June 9, 2021 at 1:51 pm   /   Renewables

The Complete Guide to Residential Solar Benefits, Installation, and Ownership Solar panels convert light from the sun into electricity. They are used to charge remote power systems, operate telecommunications equipment, and keep homes and businesses running. Although a solar array requires a substantial initial investment, solar panels are an energy-efficient upgrade that have many benefits, […]

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Private sector companies invited to bid in bumper solar tender

Posted: December 5, 2020 at 9:00 pm   /   Renewables

Private sector companies will be invited to bid in a new tender to construct solar projects with a combined capacity of 550 MW, Al Mal reports, citing sources in the Energy Ministry. The combined cost of the plants is expected to come at EGP 9.5 bn (c. USD 600 mn), the sources said without disclosing […]

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