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Ukraine war could accelerate plans to link Egypt’s electricity grid to Greece

Posted: June 1, 2022 at 10:32 am   /   Electricity & Power

Plans to link our electricity grid with Greece could move faster after the shunning of Russian fossil fuels: The Greek developer of a proposed direct link between the electricity grids of Egypt and Greece expects the EU to accelerate the project as the bloc looks to transition away from Russian fossil fuels, Bloomberg reports. Renewable energy player Elica — a […]

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Egypt, Greece TSO chiefs meet to discuss EuroAfrica Interconnector

Posted: April 20, 2022 at 1:06 pm   /   Electricity & Power

Chiefs of the Greek and Egyptian transmission system operators (TSOs) have come together to discuss the EuroAfrica Interconnector that will connect the two countries. Manos Manousakis, chairman and CEO of Greece’s Independent Power Transmission Operator (IPTO), and Sabah Mashaly, chairman of the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC), held a working meeting at IPTO headquarters on […]

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Snam joining Eni in Mediterranean gas trunkline system

Posted: March 16, 2022 at 10:27 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni has agreed to sell Snam a 49.9% stake in companies operating two pipeline systems taking gas from Algeria to Italy. These comprise the offshore gas pipelines from the Tunisian coast to Italy and the onshore gas pipelines from the Algeria and Tunisia borders to the Tunisia coast. Under the agreement, Eni will transfer its […]

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Shearwater introduces Harmony, a new seismic source technology for enhanced subsurface characterisation

Posted: October 20, 2021 at 2:53 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shearwater GeoServices Holding (Shearwater) is proud to present a new and exciting seismic source technology for marine surveys. The technology, known as Harmony, provides seismic surveys with enhanced low frequencies enabling better decisions for exploration, development, and carbon storage monitoring applications. The novel technology has multiple applications. It provides deeper seismic imaging, more realistic models […]

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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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New major offshore East Med project awarded to Corinth Pipeworks

Posted: April 22, 2021 at 2:03 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Cenergy Holdings SA has announced that Corinth Pipeworks S.A., its steel pipe segment, signed an agreement to manufacture and supply steel pipes to Israel Natural Gas Lines (INGL), leader in natural gas distribution in Israel, for the offshore section of a new high-pressure gas pipeline between the cities of Ashdod and Ashkelon. Chevron, having recently […]

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Chevron invests $235 million in Leviathan/Tamar to Egypt gas pipeline

Posted: January 23, 2021 at 8:15 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Chevron Corp. and other companies helping to develop Israel’s natural gas fields will invest around $235 million in pipelines to export the fuel to Egypt. The partners in the Leviathan and Tamar fields, which sit off Israel’s Mediterranean coast, signed an agreement under which Israel Natural Gas Lines Ltd. will lay a new subsea pipeline […]

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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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