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Companies demand review of decision controls, submit proposals for continuation of projects
Approval includes company’s full commitment to regulations specified in annually-renewed licence
The sources explained that the total capacity of the solar energy stations in Benban, Aswan reaches 1,465 MW, and a few companies that own the projects had some problems in operation and installation, which resulted in not operating the stations they implemented at their full capacities. Some other stations stopped working completely for up to 40 days due to technical problems.
According to a source from Benban solar park, Hassan Allam has the right to participate in the service management tender again, if its contract was not renewed. The company’s first contract was awarded in the period of construction and installation of the project which differs the future stages.
Several solar projects were implemented to run groundwater wells with a total capacity of 50-100MW, says Hatem Tawfik
Tele-metric monitoring system implemented by the ministry allows remote shutdown of solar power plant
Infinity Solar aims to launch 200 MW power plants, sell power to factories
Schneider Electric carried out the project in the village of Abu Gharqad, 50 kilometres from the city of Abou Redis and 150 kilometres from the main road leading to Sharm El-Sheikh city. The project was split into two phases in cooperation with IIntro Solar and JinkoSolar.
Maximum value paid by importer for each container EGP 40,000 to conduct all tests
The team chose a near the place where pregnant animals give birth, which requires high heating.
Westown HUB, SODIC’s 8,000 sqm neighbourhood mall, is directly adjacent to the Polygon Business Park, and its solar powered parking sheds are planned to generate enough clean energy to cover 95% of the head quarter’s energy needs
Soliman said in press statement on Wednesday that the project is located on an area of about 6,700 sqm in the service area in the compound.
Scatec Solar has completed the implementation of a 50MW solar power plant as part of the second phase of solar energy feed-in tariff project in Benban, Aswan
Egyptian market stable, attractive for investment, says NTPC’s GM
Exploding interest in solar energy in MENA region in last 5 years; it became competitive, says Parets
Institutions receive low, fixed tariff, will not bear cost of setting up stations
Electricity must be produced when it is needed, as it is difficult to store large amounts of it
Company creates irrigation system for 140 feddan
Plants finally shine in Aswan following years of preparations
We need development, services; sewage is Benban’s biggest problem: residents
Coming period will witness peak of presence of companies in project site, says El-Khayat
Security, safety of workers, 2 most important requirements stipulated by international funding bodies, which carry out inspections to ensure safety measures
98 engineers trained, meetings with investors to raise projects’ awareness
Aswan’s governor met with security director and Hassan Allam to solve logistical and security issues: sources
External fence of plants’ location to be completed within three weeks, says Allam
Investors urge help from citizens, negotiations ongoing with funding agencies
Negotiations with KarmSolar to implement plants, systems to produce electricity, says Rady
The Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation aims to convert 115 sewage wells in the New Valley governorate to work on solar energy instead of diesel, at a cost of EGP 184m. Ragab Abdel Azim, first deputy minister of water resources and irrigation, said that the ministry has managed to convert 75 wells to work …
Hend Farrouh, the manager of Small Solar Energy Projects Systems, said that a project related to the solar energy systems connected to the grid is currently under implementation, in order to support the use of solar cells smaller than 500 kW, especially decentralised generation plants installed on roofs of residential, public, and commercial buildings, as …
Exciting potential in Egypt following country’s economic recovery says CEO, founder of Lightsource BP