African Solar PV Manufacturing Can Be Cost Competitive With China, Says SEForALL In New Report On African Renewable Energy Manufacturing Potential
Tuesday, 24 Jan 2023
The African continent has the potential to install 180 GW renewable energy capacity by 2030 and 1.2 TW by 2050 and to get there, it needs to scale up its manufacturing capabilities with a helping hand from its main trade partner China, says Sustainab.
Ground Breaks For 560 MW Kom Ombo Abydos Solar PV Project In Egypt With JA Solar Modules, To Produce Clean Electricity At $0.02/kWh
Friday, 06 Jan 2023
Touted to become the ‘largest’ single solar PV electricity generation project in all of Africa on completion, the 560 MW Abydos Solar Power Plant has entered construction in Kom Ombos, Egypt.
Voltalia & Taqa Arabia Propose 2.7 GW Solar & Wind Powered 1 GW Green Hydrogen Production Facility In Egypt
Friday, 09 Dec 2022
Details of yet another green hydrogen project in Egypt have been revealed with France’s Voltalia and Egypt’s Taqa Arabia announcing plans to have an aggregate 1 GW electrolyzer facility powered by 2.7 GW solar and wind energy in the Suez Canal Economic Zone.
IFC, FMO & JICA To Finance AMEA Power’s 500 MW Solar PV Plant In Egypt; Company Also Raises Proceeds For 500 MW Wind Farm
Saturday, 03 Dec 2022
COP27 host Egypt has of late attracted a lot of interest to exploit its renewable energy potential with the most recent announcement being 1 GW solar and wind energy capacity build by AMEA Power, to be financed by a host of international entities, in.
Monday, 21 Nov 2022
German solar power company Juwi says it is in the final stages of commissioning what it terms is the world’s ‘largest’ solar hybrid project comprising a 36 MW solar farm and a 7.6 MW battery energy storage system integrated into the existing di.
ReNew Enters Partnership With Norway’s Norfund & KLP; To Acquire SaaS Company 3E & Build Green Hydrogen Project In Egypt
Thursday, 17 Nov 2022
NASDAQ listed Indian renewable energy company ReNew Energy Global plc exited Q2 FY23 (period ended September 30, 2022) with 5.1% annual increase in total revenue with INR 22.45 billion ($275 million), while narrowing net loss of INR 986 million ($12 .
Egypt Accords Exclusive Land Rights For Renewable Energy Projects To Fortescue To Produce Green Hydrogen
Wednesday, 16 Nov 2022
At the UNFCCC’s COP27, the host country Egypt has agreed to offer access and exclusive land rights with potential to host 7.6 GW renewable energy, including solar and wind, to Australia’s Fortescue Future Industries (FFI) as it explores the oppor.
Egyptian City Sharm El-Sheikh Gets Its Largest Solar PV Plant, Commissioned By Taqa Arabia Ahead Of COP27
Tuesday, 18 Oct 2022
Private energy distribution company Taqa Arabia of Egypt has commissioned a 20 MW solar power plant in Sharm El-Sheikh as the largest PV facility to date for the Egyptian resort city that’s set to host 27th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP27) from November 6, 2022.
Copelouzos Group Proposes To Export 9.5 GW Renewable Energy From Egypt To Europe Through Subsea Cables
Wednesday, 12 Oct 2022
Greek energy infrastructure company Copelouzos Group has proposed the Egyptian government a plan to install 9.5 GW worth of wind and solar PV capacity in Egypt and transmit the same to Europe via Greece through subsea cables.
Monday, 12 Sep 2022
Fortescue Future Industries (FFI), a green energy company from Australia, and the Government of Egypt are looking at developing a green hydrogen project in the African country, with 9.2 GW installed capacity powered by wind and solar energy.
Monday, 29 Aug 2022
African independent power producer (IPP) Globeleq has proposed to establish a 3.6 GW strong green hydrogen project in Egypt’s Suez Canal Economic Zone, to be powered by around 9 GW of solar PV and wind power generation.
Friday, 29 Jul 2022
Indian renewable energy company ReNew Power will build a 220,000 tons green hydrogen project that will lead to the production of 1,100 million tons of green ammonia in Egypt under an agreement signed with local authorities.
Egypt To Launch ‘Largest’ International Tender For Rooftop Solar With 130 MW Capacity For New National Administrative Capital
Tuesday, 19 Jul 2022
The Administrative Capital for Urban Development (ACUD) in Egypt is prepping to launch a tender for 130 MW solar power capacity in what it calls will be the largest rooftop PV project in the world and the largest international tender for this segment.
Monday, 25 Apr 2022
Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company Masdar along with Hassan Allam Utilities will launch a strategic platform to establish 4 GW electrolyzer capacity by 2030 in Egypt to produce up to 480,000 tons of green hydrogen annually, using the country’s solar and wind energy resources.
Friday, 25 Feb 2022
French independent power producer Amarenco and Egyptian solar energy company SolarizEgypt have launched a joint venture (JV) aiming to co-develop 300 MW of solar energy assets in Egypt over the next 4 years.
Germany’s Juwi To Use Bifacial Solar Modules For World’s ‘Largest’ Off-Grid Hybrid Project For Mining Industry, With 36 MW Solar PV+7.5 MW Energy Storage System For Egyptian Sukari Gold Mine Of Centamin
Wednesday, 05 May 2021
German renewable energy company juwi group has bagged a contract to equip a gold mine in Egypt with what it says will be the world’s ‘largest’ off-grid hybrid project for the mining industry.
Media Reports Claim Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company Not To Go Ahead With 200 MW Solar PV Tender In West Nile Region
Monday, 10 Aug 2020
The Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC) is reported to have informed the 13 qualifying companies for a 200 MW tender it has cancelled now, but apparently will go ahead with the 600 MW it tendered in December 2017, as per media reports.
Egyptian Government Signs Power Purchase Agreement With ACWA Power Of Saudi Arabia To Develop & Operate 200 MW Kom Ombo Solar PV Plant
Sunday, 03 Nov 2019
After developing 165.5 MW solar PV capacity at the Benban Solar Complex in Egypt, ACWA Power has now secured another 200 MW solar project with Egyptian government in the form of Kom Ombo plant.
EBRD & Green Climate Fund Launch Program To Support Renewable Energy & Promote Gender Equality In Egypt Under $7 Million Joint Technical Collaboration Designed To Help Country Achieve Renewable Energy Targets
Tuesday, 05 Mar 2019
The joint initiative of EBRD and GCF looks to enhance employment and entrepreneurship opportunities for women in green energy in Egypt.
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