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Creating parallel electricity linkage line with existing networks to cost $2.1bn
BP’s Dev Sanyal affirmed company’s confidence in Egypt’s investment-attracting climate
59.1m metric tonnes of petroleum products transported, at cost of EGP 164 – EGP 485/tonne
New loan, largest since October 2016, also aims to reduce Egypt’s fiscal gap
Over 80% of country’s power generated by traditional fossil fuels, including up to half from gas
Petroleum product imports amounted to $6.383bn during 2020
Discussions with Belgian companies underway on cooperation to produce green hydrogen for power generation
China’s first nuclear power unit using Hualong One, a domestically designed third-generation reactor, entered commercial operations, paving the way for mass construction and export. The steam generator is among the 411 core components domesticated for Hualong One. While they were mostly imported from countries like France and the United States before 2007, China’s first patented …
Egypt faced major crisis in electricity sector in 2014, but implemented several projects to improve service, says Mohamed Shaker
Egyptian Parliament’s special committees will resume meetings on Sunday, to discuss draft laws, briefing requests
Amani Abu Zeid is running for re-election as Infrastructure and Energy Commissioner. AU Commission elections to be held during AU’s 34th Ordinary Session
Aviation fuel price reaches 15 cents per gallon
The COVID-19 pandemic took its toll on oil prices in 2020. For the past year, the US benchmark slumped 20.5%, while Brent crude lost 21.5%.
Go Green Exhibition aims to keep companies and the public informed on national programmes available to finance conversion of cars to run on natural gas
Programme saves 50% of money spent on traditional fuels, provides better income for taxi and microbus drivers, and decreases air pollution: Nevine Gamea
Egypt’s first “Go Green Exhibition”, highlighting the conversion of vehicles to clean energy and replacement technologies, will kick off on Monday at the Egypt International Exhibition Center (EIEC).
The Egyptian Chemical Industries Export Council has called on the Egyptian government to reconsider the pricing of natural gas for industrial use, according to the council’s Chairperson Khaled Abul Makarem
Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, has asserted that the high-octane petrol and diesel production complex in Assiut governorate, with a total investment of about $3.4bn, will meet fuel needs of Upper Egypt in the coming period.
The West Texas Intermediate for February delivery lost 61 cents to $47.62 a barrel. Brent crude for February delivery decreased 43 cents to $50.86 a barrel
The Dabaa nuclear power plant is being built in Egypt’s North Coast in cooperation with Russian energy giant Rosatom, with 4.8GW capactiy
A new exploration well as part of the Meleiha Concession has discovered new oil resources in Egypt’s Western Desert area, Italian energy giant Eni revealed on Wednesday.
Each biogas unit produces equivalent of two household LPG cylinders per month
The Canadian fertilizer company Nutrien’s (formerly Agrium) stake in Egypt’s Misr Fertilizer Production Company (MOPCO), estimated at 59.6m shares will be transferred to the Egyptian Ministry of Finance before the end of the year, in settlement of dispute between Agrium and MOPCO’s subsidiary, Egyptian Nitrogen Products Company (ENPC). According to the settlement agreement, Agrium will …
Gamea explained that this exhibition aims to raise awareness of economic and environmental benefits of using compressed natural gas (CNG) as car fuel
Energean’s Country Manager for Egypt, said he expects acceleration of current developments in company’s concessions Abu Qir, North El Amriya and North Idku
Hala El-Said said that major renewable energy projects included 32 photovoltaic solar power stations in Benban, Aswan, with a total capacity of 1,465 MW
Mohamed Shaker said that new wind farms, solar plants to add 2,400 MW by 2022, bringing total renewable energy capacity in Egypt to more than 6,378 MW
Many European countries and US states are tightening coronavirus restrictions. Analysts expect oil prices to come under pressure in the first half of 2021
Ministry of Electricity to grant Emirati AlNowais company additional land in Kom Ombo, Aswan for expansion
Company negotiates with QNB, AAIB, AlexBank over possible finance