The President of Egypt, Abdel Fattah El Sisi has instructed the electricity ministry to expedite the implementation of projects on extensions of power supply lines to Sinai.
GENERATION INNOVATION AND OPTIMISATION Since 2010, Egypt has experienced frequent, lengthy power cuts and blackouts. At the peak of the country’s electricity crisis, the power...
The 250MW project is part of the Egyptian government’s Build, Own Operate (BOO) scheme, a key part of the government’s ambitious aims to generate 20% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2022.
Countries in North Africa and the Middle East need urgent reform in their power and water sectors. Lebanon, Iraq and Algeria have seen an upsurge in protests to power outages, water shortages or in some cases, both.
A marine feasibility study has started for a proposed 600MW Italy-Tunisia interconnection between the countries electricity grids.
RES4Africa Foundation and AFRY says Tunisia could achieve its decentralised renewable energy sector development by opening its market to private investors and improving the energy off-taking conditions by increasing the attractiveness of its self-consumption regime.