Nuclear Energy

Egypt prepares to lay concrete for the 1st nuclear reactor at Dabaa Plant

Tue, 26 Apr 2022 - 11:51 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy, represented by the Nuclear Power Plants Authority, is preparing to start work on pouring concrete for the first nuclear reactor to generate electricity with a capacity of 1,200 megawatts at the Dabaa plant.

Memory of the day: Convention of El-Arish signed in 1800

Mon, 24 Jan 2022 - 10:54 GMT

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Egypt’s PM: Nuclear energy cornerstone of sustainable development

Mon, 22 Nov 2021 - 08:32 GMT

“Egypt is one of the first countries that realized the importance of using nuclear energy since the beginning of the 1950s,” he said.

Egypt sets Nov. 19 as first anniversary for nuclear energy launch

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 - 02:34 GMT

The Nuclear Power Plants Authority announced November 19 will be the first annual anniversary of the Egyptian nuclear energy, marking the signing of contracts for the construction of El-Dabaa nuclear plant.

Know more about Egypt's 11 black sand sites used in strategic industries

Thu, 26 Aug 2021 - 06:46 GMT

Egyptian Cabinet’s Information and Decision Support Center (IDSC) published a new video graph highlighting that Egypt possesses 11 sites of black sand and heavy metals.

Egyptian-Russian delegation visits Egypt’s Dabaa, hails project as ‘safe nuclear plant’

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 - 02:31 GMT

The delegation conducted a field visit to the plant’s site aiming to stand on the developments in work progress in the project.

PM says nuclear energy one of strategic options to achieve sustainable development

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 - 10:20 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli underlined on Monday the importance of nuclear energy as one of the strategic options to achieve sustainable development.

EAEA targets expansion in gamma irradiation sterilization technology

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 - 12:35 GMT

The technology can contribute to boosting exports.

Egypt candidate to host 2021 Nuclear Energy Conference: IAEA chief

Tue, 05 Feb 2019 - 01:50 GMT

Yukiya Amano expressed the Agency's appreciation for Egypt's peaceful application of nuclear energy.

Sisi discusses updates on Dabaa nuclear plant

Tue, 18 Jul 2017 - 09:20 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi discussed the latest developments of the nuclear power plant in Dabaa during Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy meeting on Monday.

Sisi heads Nuclear Energy Supreme Council

Mon, 17 Jul 2017 - 08:48 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi will meet with members of the Supreme Council for Peaceful Uses of Nuclear Energy at Heliopolis Presidential Palace on Monday.

Slovakia’s PM support Egypt’s fight against terrorism

Tue, 04 Jul 2017 - 07:51 GMT

“We are doing all we can to support Egypt's stability as a pillar of the stability of the entire region,” said Slovakia’s prime minister.