Electricity

New negotiations round on Ethiopian Renaissance Dam to begin August 3

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 - 08:54 GMT

In addition to the representatives of Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan, the meetings will be attended by U.S. and EU observers as well as AU experts.

Egypt has strategy on electricity linkage with number of countries in world

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 01:01 GMT

Minister of Electricity said that Egypt is a hub for connecting electricity between Arab and African countries and the world.

Egypt directs LE438M investments to raise efficiency of electricity networks in South Delta

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 - 12:14 GMT

The ministry said, in a statement, Wednesday, that expansion and substitution work was done to raise the efficiency of the governorate's electrical network and improve service to subscribers.

Electricity min.: LE4.6B cost of implementing 4 power control centers

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 03:16 GMT

The four ECCs will be built in Nasr city, New Cairo, Dokki and 6th of October city, Shaker noted, explaining that the electricity distribution networks in these areas are much-more ready and suitable for establishing the power control centers.

Capacity of Egypt-Sudan electricity linkage to be 250 MW in 1.5 year

Tue, 07 Jul 2020 - 10:32 GMT

The first phase of the linkage was officially launched earlier this year after experimental operation was carried out successfully.

AfDB approves €225 million loan to finance Egypt’s Electricity, Green Growth Support Program

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 05:37 GMT

The project would help meet the Government’s financing requirements, expand social expenditures to mitigate the socio-economic impact of the pandemic.

Egypt increases electricity prices rates

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 03:10 GMT

Minister of Electricity announced Tuesday, during a press conference, that the price of electricity for the domestic sector will be raised by the beginning of July 2020 by 19.1 percent.

Cleaning fees to remain added on electricity bills for 1 year: Min.

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 02:09 GMT

Whoever consumes more than 650 kilowatts per month will be excluded from subsidies and will bear the actual cost of the kilowatt per hour, according to Shaker.

Egypt to launch mobile app. to reduce errors in electricity bills: Min.

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 01:52 GMT

"All readings will be photographed and kept for a period of time to be used when submitting any complaint from the owner of the meter,” he stated.

Egypt extends lifting subsidies on electricity 3 years, raises prices by 19%

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 01:47 GMT

The price of electricity for the domestic sector will be raised by the beginning of July 2020 by 19.1 percent.

Electricity generated from renewable energy rises 3% in 2017/18

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 - 10:53 GMT

the amount of electric energy generated from renewable energy (solar - wind) increased in 2017/2018, recording 2871 GWh, compared to 2780 GWh in 2016/2017.

Electricity Holding targets investments of LE32.4B in 20/21

Sun, 31 May 2020 - 02:54 GMT

The company aims to add capabilities to the national grid by about 145 megawatts.

Sisi directs govt to prioritize electricity projects in N.Sinai

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 03:48 GMT

Sisi also directed to implement the unified meter readings.

How Egypt’s new unified electricity reading system works

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 11:32 GMT

et provides details on the standardized reading program.

Share of renewable energy in total power generated in Egypt to remain the same in 2020

Mon, 11 May 2020 - 12:55 GMT

The share of renewable energy in the total amount of power generated in Egypt annually is speculated to remain the same in 2020 compared to 2019.

Egypt to add Marsa Alam on national electrical grid for 1st time

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 03:28 GMT

The ministry added that with the start of the trial run of the pipeline, it will be the first time that Marsa Alam is connected to the national electrical grid.

Contracts of electricity linkage between Egypt, Saudi Arabia to be signed in May: source

Sat, 09 May 2020 - 10:56 GMT

The two countries plan to exchange 3,000 megawatts.

LE14.1B allocated to maintenance of utilities, public buildings in FY2020/2021

Sat, 02 May 2020 - 01:42 GMT

There is a LE2-billion increase compared to the current fiscal year.

Step by Step: How Egyptians can change from traditional to pre-paid meters?

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 01:53 GMT

The Ministry of Electricity has provided several facilitations for citizens willing to switch to pre-paid meters through installments and instant installation.

Sudan announces operation of electricity linkage with Egypt

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 - 10:02 GMT

The Sudanese Ministry of Energy and Mining has announced the operation of the 60-megawatt electricity connection with Egypt.

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