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Egypt’s 500MW wind farm in the Gulf of Suez to commence operations

The Prime Minister of Egypt, Moustafa Madbouli, has attended the signing of two agreements on establishing a 500MW wind farm in the Gulf of Suez area.
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Hitachi ABB to optimise performance of Egyptian wind farm

Ras Ghareb Wind Energy has selected Hitachi ABB Power Grids to optimise operations at its 262.5MW wind energy farm in Egypt.

Russia starts equipment production for Egypt’s El-Dabaa nuclear plant

Rosatom has signed an agreement with Egypt to start production of the core catcher devices for the El-Dabaa nuclear power plant.
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PEI Connect: Could the filling of the Blue Nile dam cause a water war?

The filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam is raising tensions and has the potential to permanently alter the humanitarian conditions between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan.
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ACWA Power secures $114m to fund 200MW Egyptian solar project

ACWA Power has signed a deal with multiple international investors for the provision of funds to implement a 200MW solar project in Egypt.
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ACWA Power finalises deals for 200MW Egyptian solar PV plant

Saudi-based energy firm ACWA Power has finalised deals enabling the development and operations of a new 200MW solar PV plant in Egypt.

Turboden and Siemens Energy upgrade gas compressor station in Egypt

Turboden has been selected to supply a high-temperature Organic Rankine Cycle system to GASCO's Dahshour gas compressor station.

Egypt scraps West Nile solar tender as new PV assembly line is launched

The Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) has cancelled its 200MW tender to establish a solar photovoltaic power plant in the West Nile area.

ACWA Power to build 200 MW solar PV plant in Egypt

Saudi Arabian energy and water company ACWA Power has signed a Power Purchase Agreement with the Egyptian government to develop, finance, construct and operate the 200 MW Kom Ombo photovoltaic plant. Construction...

Egypt in deal for 250 MW wind farm

Siemens Gamesa has won a turbine order for Egypt's 250 MW West Bakr wind project from local renewables producer Lekela. The German-Spanish wind OEM will install 96 of its SG 2.6-114 machines under a turnkey...